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 02:48:00 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: 61%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.92 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 19.0"||1001.91 mi||west||0° 11' 34.9"||13.26 mi||south||1001.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 05.5"||808.48 mi||east||4° 33' 09.3"||312.86 mi||south||863.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mwanza||Fri 5:48 AM||183 km||113 miles||99 nm||N|
|Ruyigi||Fri 4:48 AM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm||WNW|
|Muyinga||Fri 4:48 AM||331 km||205 miles||178 nm||WNW|
|Rutana||Fri 4:48 AM||336 km||209 miles||182 nm||W|
|Gitega||Fri 4:48 AM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm||WNW|
|Dodoma||Fri 5:48 AM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm||SE|
|Rwamagana||Fri 4:48 AM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm||NW|
|Ngozi||Fri 4:48 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||WNW|
|Butare||Fri 4:48 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm||WNW|
|Kigali||Fri 4:48 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||NW|
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