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 Monday, October 14, 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: 79%
|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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.69 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 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' 28.8"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 58.1"||992.47 mi||west||0° 10' 46.2"||12.34 mi||north||992.76 mi|
|24 hours||12° 14' 54.6"||839.37 mi||east||4° 27' 03.8"||305.88 mi||north||896.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 9:50 PM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm||E|
|Victoria||Mon 7:50 PM||1253 km||778 miles||676 nm||WNW|
|Male||Mon 8:50 PM||1553 km||965 miles||838 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Mon 7:50 PM||1660 km||1032 miles||896 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 7:50 PM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm||SW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Mon 9:20 PM||2160 km||1342 miles||1167 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Mon 9:20 PM||2222 km||1380 miles||1200 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 9:20 PM||2223 km||1381 miles||1200 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Mon 9:20 PM||2362 km||1467 miles||1275 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 6:50 PM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm||WSW|
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