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 12:23 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 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, 1555.0 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' 31.8"||966.11 mi||west||0° 08' 27.9"||9.70 mi||north||966.46 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 10.7"||899.88 mi||east||3° 44' 40.8"||257.43 mi||north||942.64 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||626 km||389 miles||338 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 3:22 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||SSW|
|Toamasina||Fri 2:22 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Fri 3:22 PM||1120 km||696 miles||605 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 2:22 PM||1184 km||736 miles||639 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Fri 2:22 PM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 5:22 PM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 2:22 PM||2179 km||1354 miles||1176 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 2:22 PM||2278 km||1415 miles||1230 nm||NW|
|Dodoma||Fri 2:22 PM||2566 km||1595 miles||1386 nm||WNW|
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