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, November 1, 2013 at 05:30:00 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: 7%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.17 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 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"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 27.6"||997.91 mi||west||0° 10' 40.8"||12.23 mi||south||997.82 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 50.0"||833.26 mi||east||4° 08' 43.8"||284.89 mi||south||876.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Fri 11:30 AM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm||E|
|Victoria||Fri 9:30 AM||1018 km||633 miles||550 nm||W|
|Male||Fri 10:30 AM||1509 km||938 miles||815 nm||NE|
|Port Louis||Fri 9:30 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 9:30 AM||1910 km||1187 miles||1031 nm||SSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 11:00 AM||2120 km||1317 miles||1145 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Fri 11:00 AM||2228 km||1384 miles||1203 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 11:00 AM||2230 km||1386 miles||1204 nm||NE|
|Mogadishu||Fri 8:30 AM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm||WNW|
|Madurai||Fri 11:00 AM||2322 km||1443 miles||1254 nm||NE|
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