Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 6, 2013 at 12:32:00 PM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 17%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 6, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 21' South, Longitude: 41° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.29 meters/second, 1556.2 km/hour, 967.0 miles/hour or 840.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.12 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 25' 37.0"966.84 miWest0° 08' 34.0"9.82 miNorth967.20 mi
24 hours13° 24' 05.0"898.13 miEast3° 46' 39.6"259.68 miNorth941.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PembaFri 2:32 PM164 km102 miles89 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NampulaFri 2:32 PM213 km132 miles115 nmWest-southwest WSW
FomboniFri 3:32 PM368 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
MoroniFri 3:32 PM378 km235 miles204 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduFri 3:32 PM434 km270 miles234 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouFri 3:32 PM482 km299 miles260 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaFri 3:32 PM583 km362 miles315 nmEast-southeast ESE
BlantyreFri 2:32 PM672 km417 miles363 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweFri 2:32 PM789 km490 miles426 nmWest W
AntananarivoFri 3:32 PM853 km530 miles461 nmSoutheast SE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools