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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 06:30:00 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: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.53 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 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' 28.8"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 46.9"||985.24 mi||west||0° 09' 51.1"||11.29 mi||south||985.04 mi|
|24 hours||12° 49' 33.8"||872.73 mi||east||3° 40' 26.3"||252.54 mi||south||903.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 10:30 AM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm||NW|
|Port Louis||Sat 10:30 AM||1182 km||734 miles||638 nm||SSW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 12:30 PM||1206 km||749 miles||651 nm||ENE|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 10:30 AM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm||SSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 9:30 AM||1812 km||1126 miles||979 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Sat 9:30 AM||2040 km||1268 miles||1102 nm||W|
|Male||Sat 11:30 AM||2061 km||1281 miles||1113 nm||NE|
|Mogadishu||Sat 9:30 AM||2291 km||1423 miles||1237 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 9:30 AM||2518 km||1565 miles||1360 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 12:00 Noon||2763 km||1717 miles||1492 nm||NE|
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