Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, October 4, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.25 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.1"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.7"||1002.59 mi||west||0° 10' 53.4"||12.47 mi||south||1002.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 12.9"||809.25 mi||east||4° 17' 07.7"||294.47 mi||south||858.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Fri 10:40 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 11:40 AM||1121 km||696 miles||605 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 11:10 AM||1159 km||720 miles||626 nm||N|
|Colombo||Fri 11:10 AM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm||N|
|Male||Fri 10:40 AM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 11:10 AM||1423 km||884 miles||769 nm||NNW|
|Madurai||Fri 11:10 AM||1530 km||951 miles||826 nm||NNW|
|Chennai||Fri 11:10 AM||1834 km||1139 miles||990 nm||N|
|Bangalore||Fri 11:10 AM||1872 km||1163 miles||1011 nm||NNW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 1:40 PM||2335 km||1451 miles||1261 nm||ENE|
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