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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 14:40:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 58%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 14:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.57 meters/second, 1550.0 km/hour, 963.2 miles/hour or 837.0 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' 26.6"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 39.6"||962.96 mi||west||0° 07' 26.0"||8.52 mi||north||963.29 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 31.0"||873.94 mi||east||3° 22' 15.6"||231.75 mi||north||910.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 6:40 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 6:40 PM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||SSW|
|Toamasina||Sat 5:40 PM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 5:40 PM||1149 km||714 miles||620 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Sat 6:40 PM||1225 km||761 miles||662 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Sat 5:40 PM||1618 km||1006 miles||874 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 8:40 PM||1839 km||1143 miles||993 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 5:40 PM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 5:40 PM||2368 km||1471 miles||1279 nm||NW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 4:40 PM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm||W|
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