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 03:08:00 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: 50%
|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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.17 meters/second, 1595.4 km/hour, 991.3 miles/hour or 861.4 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"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 55.8"||991.15 mi||west||0° 11' 02.8"||12.65 mi||south||990.99 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 50.2"||845.23 mi||east||4° 12' 50.4"||289.64 mi||south||888.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 6:08 AM||227 km||141 miles||123 nm||NNW|
|Zanzibar City||Sat 6:08 AM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Sat 6:08 AM||490 km||304 miles||264 nm||SE|
|Mombasa||Sat 6:08 AM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm||N|
|Dodoma||Sat 6:08 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||WNW|
|Fomboni||Sat 6:08 AM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm||SE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 6:08 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||SE|
|Karonga||Sat 5:08 AM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm||WSW|
|Nampula||Sat 5:08 AM||704 km||438 miles||380 nm||S|
|Mbeya||Sat 6:08 AM||709 km||440 miles||383 nm||W|
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