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 12:24 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 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||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 28.0"||965.45 mi||west||0° 08' 23.4"||9.61 mi||north||965.80 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 43.9"||901.06 mi||east||3° 43' 10.8"||255.70 mi||north||943.34 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||852 km||529 miles||460 nm||NNE|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Fri 2:32 PM||889 km||553 miles||480 nm||SW|
|Port Louis||Fri 2:32 PM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 2:32 PM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Fri 2:32 PM||1934 km||1202 miles||1044 nm||WNW|
|Male||Fri 3:32 PM||2117 km||1315 miles||1143 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Fri 1:32 PM||2434 km||1512 miles||1314 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 4:02 PM||2623 km||1630 miles||1416 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Fri 4:02 PM||2623 km||1630 miles||1417 nm||NNE|
|Amsterdam Island||Fri 3:32 PM||2676 km||1663 miles||1445 nm||SSE|
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