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 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 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' 30.9"||983.19 mi||west||0° 10' 22.7"||11.89 mi||north||983.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 30.0"||803.41 mi||east||4° 19' 21.8"||297.08 mi||north||861.49 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||265 km||165 miles||143 nm||W|
|Karonga||Mon 4:42 PM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm||WNW|
|Mbeya||Mon 5:42 PM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||NW|
|Lilongwe||Mon 4:42 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm||SW|
|Chipata||Mon 4:42 PM||490 km||304 miles||265 nm||WSW|
|Blantyre||Mon 4:42 PM||525 km||327 miles||284 nm||SSW|
|Nampula||Mon 4:42 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm||SE|
|Dodoma||Mon 5:42 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm||N|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 5:42 PM||582 km||361 miles||314 nm||NNE|
|Kasama||Mon 4:42 PM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm||W|
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