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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 01:08:00 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: 72%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.51 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 32.2"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.6"||1005.43 mi||west||0° 11' 31.8"||13.20 mi||south||1005.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 20.4"||778.49 mi||east||4° 38' 29.6"||318.91 mi||south||840.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Thu 4:08 AM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||NW|
|Kismayo||Thu 4:08 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||WSW|
|Galkayo||Thu 4:08 AM||673 km||418 miles||364 nm||NNE|
|Garissa||Thu 4:08 AM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm||W|
|Mombasa||Thu 4:08 AM||905 km||563 miles||489 nm||SW|
|Hargeisa||Thu 4:08 AM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm||NNW|
|Nairobi||Thu 4:08 AM||1073 km||666 miles||579 nm||WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 4:08 AM||1142 km||710 miles||617 nm||SW|
|Victoria||Thu 5:08 AM||1188 km||738 miles||642 nm||ESE|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 4:08 AM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm||NW|
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