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 15:40:00 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 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.85 meters/second, 1551.1 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 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' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 42.6"||963.59 mi||west||0° 07' 31.7"||8.63 mi||north||963.92 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 19.9"||873.15 mi||east||3° 24' 13.3"||233.99 mi||north||910.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mahajanga||Sat 6:40 PM||329 km||205 miles||178 nm||E|
|Fomboni||Sat 6:40 PM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm||N|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 6:40 PM||355 km||220 miles||191 nm||NE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 6:40 PM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Sat 6:40 PM||405 km||251 miles||218 nm||N|
|Nampula||Sat 5:40 PM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 6:40 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm||SE|
|Antsirabe||Sat 6:40 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm||SE|
|Toamasina||Sat 6:40 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm||ESE|
|Beira||Sat 5:40 PM||1023 km||636 miles||552 nm||WSW|
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