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 Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 11:32:00 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: 27%
|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 Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.25 meters/second, 1581.3 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.8 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' 27.2"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 22.0"||982.53 mi||west||0° 10' 12.1"||11.69 mi||north||982.87 mi|
|24 hours||12° 43' 51.9"||865.30 mi||east||4° 17' 07.1"||294.52 mi||north||919.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 5:32 PM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm||NE|
|Port Louis||Sat 3:32 PM||1588 km||986 miles||857 nm||SW|
|Victoria||Sat 3:32 PM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm||WNW|
|Male||Sat 4:32 PM||1734 km||1078 miles||936 nm||NNE|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 3:32 PM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm||SW|
|Colombo||Sat 5:02 PM||2314 km||1438 miles||1249 nm||NNE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 5:02 PM||2314 km||1438 miles||1249 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 5:02 PM||2317 km||1440 miles||1251 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 2:32 PM||2446 km||1520 miles||1321 nm||WSW|
|Madurai||Sat 5:02 PM||2512 km||1561 miles||1357 nm||NNE|
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