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 13, 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: 69%
|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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.68 meters/second, 1575.6 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 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' 27.9"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 53.5"||978.91 mi||west||0° 09' 27.9"||10.85 mi||north||979.25 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 52.1"||854.83 mi||east||4° 03' 25.2"||278.83 mi||north||904.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sun 7:40 PM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Sun 7:40 PM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 7:40 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm||S|
|Toamasina||Sun 6:40 PM||1015 km||630 miles||548 nm||SW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 6:40 PM||1222 km||759 miles||660 nm||SW|
|Moroni||Sun 6:40 PM||1427 km||887 miles||771 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 9:40 PM||1835 km||1140 miles||991 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 6:40 PM||1958 km||1216 miles||1057 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sun 6:40 PM||1969 km||1224 miles||1063 nm||NW|
|Dodoma||Sun 6:40 PM||2353 km||1462 miles||1271 nm||WNW|
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