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 Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 11:32:00 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: 9%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.01 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.2 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' 23.7"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 52.6"||950.58 mi||west||0° 05' 57.7"||6.83 mi||north||950.86 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 32.4"||933.71 mi||east||2° 53' 33.5"||198.91 mi||north||961.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Thu 1:32 PM||318 km||197 miles||172 nm||NW|
|Mahajanga||Thu 2:32 PM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm||ENE|
|Fomboni||Thu 2:32 PM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Thu 2:32 PM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm||NNE|
|Blantyre||Thu 1:32 PM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm||WNW|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 2:32 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||NE|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 2:32 PM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm||NNE|
|Antsirabe||Thu 2:32 PM||685 km||425 miles||370 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 2:32 PM||701 km||436 miles||379 nm||ESE|
|Beira||Thu 1:32 PM||714 km||443 miles||385 nm||WSW|
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