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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 17:28:00 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: 100%
|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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.81 meters/second, 1590.5 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 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' 30.4"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 22.6"||988.16 mi||west||0° 09' 32.2"||10.92 mi||north||987.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 44.8"||809.22 mi||east||3° 30' 49.9"||241.53 mi||north||839.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Blair||Fri 10:58 PM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm||NE|
|Banda Aceh||Sat 12:28 AM||722 km||448 miles||390 nm||SE|
|Yangon||Fri 11:58 PM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm||NE|
|Kalmunai||Fri 10:58 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm||WSW|
|Medan||Sat 12:28 AM||1146 km||712 miles||619 nm||SE|
|Visakhapatnam||Fri 10:58 PM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm||NW|
|Bangkok||Sat 12:28 AM||1161 km||721 miles||627 nm||ENE|
|Chennai||Fri 10:58 PM||1169 km||726 miles||631 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 10:58 PM||1218 km||757 miles||658 nm||WSW|
|Colombo||Fri 10:58 PM||1223 km||760 miles||660 nm||WSW|
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