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, January 3, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.90 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.4 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' 25.0"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 07.8"||972.76 mi||west||0° 09' 43.2"||11.14 mi||north||973.13 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 01.4"||917.55 mi||east||4° 11' 45.8"||288.42 mi||north||968.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Fri 3:32 PM||986 km||612 miles||532 nm||NE|
|Port Louis||Fri 1:32 PM||1166 km||725 miles||630 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 1:32 PM||1379 km||857 miles||745 nm||SW|
|Victoria||Fri 1:32 PM||1409 km||876 miles||761 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 12:32 PM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm||WSW|
|Male||Fri 2:32 PM||2083 km||1295 miles||1125 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Fri 12:32 PM||2394 km||1488 miles||1293 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 3:02 PM||2710 km||1684 miles||1463 nm||NE|
|Mogadishu||Fri 12:32 PM||2748 km||1708 miles||1484 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 12:32 PM||2927 km||1819 miles||1580 nm||W|
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