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 03:38:00 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: 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 03:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.04 meters/second, 1594.9 km/hour, 991.1 miles/hour or 861.2 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' 29.8"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 53.8"||990.94 mi||west||0° 11' 01.7"||12.63 mi||south||990.77 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 44.8"||846.11 mi||east||4° 12' 14.9"||288.98 mi||south||888.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbeya||Sat 6:38 AM||89 km||55 miles||48 nm||E|
|Karonga||Sat 5:38 AM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm||SE|
|Kasama||Sat 5:38 AM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm||SW|
|Mzuzu||Sat 5:38 AM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm||SSE|
|Dodoma||Sat 6:38 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||NE|
|Chipata||Sat 5:38 AM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm||S|
|Lilongwe||Sat 5:38 AM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm||SSE|
|Ndola||Sat 5:38 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm||SW|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 5:38 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||WSW|
|Kitwe||Sat 5:38 AM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm||SW|
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