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, November 19, 2012 at 14:42:00 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: 40%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.58 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 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' 29.5"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 30.8"||983.18 mi||west||0° 10' 22.7"||11.89 mi||north||983.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 31.9"||803.44 mi||east||4° 19' 20.9"||297.06 mi||north||861.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mzuzu||Mon 4:42 PM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm||W|
|Karonga||Mon 4:42 PM||337 km||209 miles||182 nm||WNW|
|Lilongwe||Mon 4:42 PM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm||SW|
|Mbeya||Mon 5:42 PM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm||NW|
|Nampula||Mon 4:42 PM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm||SSE|
|Chipata||Mon 4:42 PM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||WSW|
|Blantyre||Mon 4:42 PM||534 km||332 miles||289 nm||SSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 5:42 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm||NNE|
|Dodoma||Mon 5:42 PM||571 km||355 miles||309 nm||N|
|Kasama||Mon 4:42 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||W|
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