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 Sunday, January 5, 2014 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: 22%
|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 Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.83 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.6 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' 28.6"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 39.3"||999.46 mi||west||0° 11' 44.7"||13.45 mi||north||999.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 44.1"||848.83 mi||east||4° 40' 34.3"||321.29 mi||north||908.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sun 3:32 PM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 5:32 PM||1137 km||707 miles||614 nm||ESE|
|Male||Sun 4:32 PM||1464 km||909 miles||790 nm||NE|
|Port Louis||Sun 3:32 PM||1924 km||1195 miles||1039 nm||SSW|
|Mogadishu||Sun 2:32 PM||2046 km||1271 miles||1105 nm||WNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sun 5:02 PM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm||NE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 3:32 PM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm||SSW|
|Colombo||Sun 5:02 PM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 5:02 PM||2222 km||1381 miles||1200 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Sun 5:02 PM||2257 km||1403 miles||1219 nm||NE|
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