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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 02:34:00 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: 51%
|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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.31 meters/second, 1595.9 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.7 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' 29.9"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 58.1"||991.49 mi||west||0° 11' 04.0"||12.68 mi||south||991.32 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 46.8"||844.27 mi||east||4° 13' 31.5"||290.42 mi||south||887.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Sat 5:34 AM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm||SSE|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 5:34 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||SW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 5:34 AM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm||SW|
|Fomboni||Sat 5:34 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm||SW|
|Moroni||Sat 5:34 AM||653 km||406 miles||352 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Sat 6:34 AM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 5:34 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 5:34 AM||1137 km||707 miles||614 nm||S|
|Mogadishu||Sat 5:34 AM||1232 km||765 miles||665 nm||NNW|
|Dodoma||Sat 5:34 AM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm||W|
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