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 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 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, 1595.0 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"||990.88 mi||west||0° 11' 01.8"||12.63 mi||south||990.71 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 42.8"||846.02 mi||east||4° 12' 16.2"||288.99 mi||south||888.71 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||59 km||37 miles||32 nm||E|
|Karonga||Sat 5:38 AM||162 km||101 miles||88 nm||SE|
|Kasama||Sat 5:38 AM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm||SW|
|Mzuzu||Sat 5:38 AM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm||SSE|
|Dodoma||Sat 6:38 AM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm||NE|
|Chipata||Sat 5:38 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm||S|
|Lilongwe||Sat 5:38 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm||S|
|Rutana||Sat 5:38 AM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm||NNW|
|Ndola||Sat 5:38 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||SW|
|Ruyigi||Sat 5:38 AM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm||NNW|
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