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, December 6, 2013 at 10:32:00 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: 17%
|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 Friday, December 6, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.67 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 25.4"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 28.1"||965.53 mi||west||0° 08' 23.4"||9.62 mi||north||965.88 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 41.9"||901.10 mi||east||3° 43' 12.9"||255.75 mi||north||943.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Fri 4:32 PM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Fri 2:32 PM||1429 km||888 miles||772 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 2:32 PM||1657 km||1029 miles||894 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Fri 2:32 PM||1910 km||1187 miles||1031 nm||NW|
|Male||Fri 3:32 PM||2122 km||1319 miles||1146 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 1:32 PM||2406 km||1495 miles||1299 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 4:02 PM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Fri 4:02 PM||2636 km||1638 miles||1423 nm||NNE|
|Amsterdam Island||Fri 3:32 PM||2684 km||1668 miles||1449 nm||SSE|
|Moroni||Fri 1:32 PM||2873 km||1785 miles||1551 nm||W|
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