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 Monday, May 19, 2014 at 23:48:00 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: 68%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.93 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 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' 26.6"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 46.1"||972.76 mi||west||0° 08' 32.4"||9.78 mi||north||973.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 03' 05.4"||878.87 mi||east||3° 44' 20.8"||257.01 mi||north||921.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Tue 5:48 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||NNW|
|Male||Tue 4:48 AM||1930 km||1199 miles||1042 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Tue 3:48 AM||1995 km||1240 miles||1077 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 3:48 AM||2223 km||1381 miles||1200 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 5:18 AM||2296 km||1427 miles||1240 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Tue 5:18 AM||2298 km||1428 miles||1241 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Tue 3:48 AM||2328 km||1446 miles||1257 nm||WNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 5:18 AM||2415 km||1501 miles||1304 nm||N|
|Madurai||Tue 5:18 AM||2586 km||1607 miles||1397 nm||N|
|Amsterdam Island||Tue 4:48 AM||2736 km||1700 miles||1477 nm||S|
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