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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 09:32:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.43 meters/second, 1538.8 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.9 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' 23.4"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 28.8"||955.94 mi||west||0° 07' 21.9"||8.44 mi||north||956.27 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 14.5"||950.14 mi||east||3° 25' 35.8"||235.59 mi||north||986.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Thu 12:32 PM||292 km||181 miles||158 nm||SW|
|Antsiranana||Thu 12:32 PM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Thu 12:32 PM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm||SW|
|Mahajanga||Thu 12:32 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Thu 12:32 PM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 1:32 PM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm||SE|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 12:32 PM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm||WNW|
|Port Louis||Thu 1:32 PM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm||SE|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 12:32 PM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm||WNW|
|Fomboni||Thu 12:32 PM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm||WNW|
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