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 03:18:00 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 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.12 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 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' 55.2"||991.06 mi||west||0° 11' 02.5"||12.65 mi||south||990.89 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 08.3"||845.50 mi||east||4° 12' 38.6"||289.42 mi||south||888.39 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 6:18 AM||297 km||185 miles||161 nm||NE|
|Zanzibar City||Sat 6:18 AM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm||NNE|
|Dodoma||Sat 6:18 AM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm||NNW|
|Karonga||Sat 5:18 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||WSW|
|Mbeya||Sat 6:18 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||W|
|Mzuzu||Sat 5:18 AM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||SW|
|Mombasa||Sat 6:18 AM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm||NNE|
|Arusha||Sat 6:18 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||N|
|Lilongwe||Sat 5:18 AM||701 km||435 miles||378 nm||SW|
|Kasama||Sat 5:18 AM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm||WSW|
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