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 11:22:00 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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.93 meters/second, 1554.9 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 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"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 31.7"||966.03 mi||west||0° 08' 27.9"||9.70 mi||north||966.38 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 12.7"||899.84 mi||east||3° 44' 38.8"||257.38 mi||north||942.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Fri 3:22 PM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 3:22 PM||751 km||467 miles||405 nm||SSW|
|Toamasina||Fri 2:22 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Fri 3:22 PM||1127 km||700 miles||608 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 2:22 PM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Fri 2:22 PM||1618 km||1005 miles||874 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 5:22 PM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 2:22 PM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 2:22 PM||2296 km||1427 miles||1240 nm||NW|
|Dodoma||Fri 2:22 PM||2594 km||1612 miles||1401 nm||WNW|
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