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 12, 2013 at 10:30:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.11 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 25.4"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 25.4"||961.93 mi||west||0° 09' 07.8"||10.46 mi||north||962.34 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 17.9"||896.24 mi||east||4° 01' 33.5"||276.77 mi||north||945.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Chipata||Sat 12:30 PM||195 km||121 miles||105 nm||N|
|Lilongwe||Sat 12:30 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||NE|
|Blantyre||Sat 12:30 PM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm||E|
|Harare||Sat 12:30 PM||310 km||192 miles||167 nm||SSW|
|Chitungwiza||Sat 12:30 PM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm||SSW|
|Mutare||Sat 12:30 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm||S|
|Kabwe||Sat 12:30 PM||447 km||277 miles||241 nm||WNW|
|Lusaka||Sat 12:30 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||W|
|Mzuzu||Sat 12:30 PM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm||NNE|
|Ndola||Sat 12:30 PM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm||WNW|
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