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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 09:42:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.38 meters/second, 1574.6 km/hour, 978.4 miles/hour or 850.2 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' 28.4"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 26.4"||978.25 mi||west||0° 09' 03.1"||10.37 mi||south||978.02 mi|
|24 hours||12° 54' 14.3"||872.16 mi||east||3° 16' 51.1"||225.57 mi||south||895.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Sun 12:42 PM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm||E|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 12:42 PM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||WSW|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 12:42 PM||318 km||197 miles||171 nm||W|
|Mahajanga||Sun 12:42 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm||SSW|
|Moroni||Sun 12:42 PM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm||W|
|Toamasina||Sun 12:42 PM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm||SSE|
|Antananarivo||Sun 12:42 PM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm||S|
|Antsirabe||Sun 12:42 PM||836 km||520 miles||452 nm||S|
|Nampula||Sun 11:42 AM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm||WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 12:42 PM||1070 km||665 miles||578 nm||NW|
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