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 15:00:00 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 11:03 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.67 meters/second, 1550.4 km/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.1 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"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 40.7"||963.18 mi||west||0° 07' 28.0"||8.56 mi||north||963.51 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 05.9"||873.66 mi||east||3° 22' 57.2"||232.54 mi||north||910.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Sat 6:00 PM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||SW|
|Antsiranana||Sat 6:00 PM||501 km||312 miles||271 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 6:00 PM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 7:00 PM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm||SSE|
|Mahajanga||Sat 6:00 PM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm||W|
|Port Louis||Sat 7:00 PM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm||SE|
|Antsirabe||Sat 6:00 PM||770 km||479 miles||416 nm||SW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 6:00 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||WNW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 6:00 PM||960 km||596 miles||518 nm||WNW|
|Fomboni||Sat 6:00 PM||1021 km||635 miles||551 nm||WNW|
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