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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 01:38:00 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: 62%
|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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 01:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 31.3"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.1"||1002.19 mi||west||0° 11' 35.6"||13.28 mi||south||1002.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 30.3"||806.82 mi||east||4° 33' 44.6"||313.51 mi||south||862.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 5:38 AM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm||E|
|Mogadishu||Fri 4:38 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||NW|
|Kismayo||Fri 4:38 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm||WNW|
|Moroni||Fri 4:38 AM||1151 km||715 miles||621 nm||SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 4:38 AM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm||WSW|
|Nairobi||Fri 4:38 AM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm||W|
|Dodoma||Fri 4:38 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Fri 4:38 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm||S|
|Djibouti||Fri 4:38 AM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm||NNW|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 4:38 AM||1916 km||1191 miles||1035 nm||NW|
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