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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 02:44:00 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: 40%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.19 meters/second, 1570.3 km/hour, 975.7 miles/hour or 847.9 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' 28.1"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 08.6"||975.49 mi||west||0° 09' 52.7"||11.32 mi||south||975.24 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 11.2"||885.67 mi||east||3° 36' 26.8"||248.02 mi||south||913.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 6:44 AM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:44 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm||SSW|
|Victoria||Sun 6:44 AM||962 km||598 miles||519 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:44 AM||1307 km||812 miles||706 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Sun 5:44 AM||1614 km||1003 miles||871 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 8:44 AM||1692 km||1051 miles||913 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 5:44 AM||2164 km||1345 miles||1169 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sun 5:44 AM||2171 km||1349 miles||1172 nm||NW|
|Male||Sun 7:44 AM||2550 km||1585 miles||1377 nm||NE|
|Dodoma||Sun 5:44 AM||2558 km||1590 miles||1381 nm||WNW|
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