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 15:50:00 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 11:03 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.73 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 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' 27.9"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 54.0"||979.02 mi||west||0° 09' 28.8"||10.86 mi||north||979.37 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 40.1"||854.70 mi||east||4° 03' 39.6"||279.11 mi||north||904.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Sun 6:50 PM||479 km||297 miles||259 nm||W|
|Toamasina||Sun 6:50 PM||829 km||515 miles||447 nm||SSW|
|Victoria||Sun 7:50 PM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm||NNE|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 6:50 PM||923 km||574 miles||498 nm||W|
|Port Louis||Sun 7:50 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 7:50 PM||1010 km||627 miles||545 nm||S|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 6:50 PM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sun 6:50 PM||1018 km||633 miles||550 nm||SW|
|Moroni||Sun 6:50 PM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm||W|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 6:50 PM||1677 km||1042 miles||906 nm||WNW|
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