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 Monday, October 7, 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: 7%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 7, 2013 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.51 meters/second, 1549.9 km/hour, 963.0 miles/hour or 836.9 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' 27.0"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.7"||962.78 mi||west||0° 07' 10.0"||8.21 mi||south||962.53 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 59.0"||896.16 mi||east||2° 24' 26.8"||165.55 mi||south||905.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Mon 1:42 PM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm||SE|
|Port Louis||Mon 1:42 PM||597 km||371 miles||323 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 1:42 PM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm||SW|
|Victoria||Mon 1:42 PM||1333 km||828 miles||720 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 12:42 PM||1427 km||887 miles||771 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 3:42 PM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Mon 12:42 PM||1913 km||1188 miles||1033 nm||W|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 12:42 PM||2508 km||1558 miles||1354 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 12:42 PM||2566 km||1594 miles||1386 nm||NW|
|Male||Mon 2:42 PM||2615 km||1625 miles||1412 nm||NE|
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