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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 11:20:00 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: 10%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 14, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.11 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.2 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' 29.3"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 24.8"||995.60 mi||west||0° 11' 50.5"||13.56 mi||north||995.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 09.3"||820.10 mi||east||4° 46' 55.8"||328.59 mi||north||886.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutsamudu||Mon 2:20 PM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm||SSW|
|Moroni||Mon 2:20 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||SSW|
|Fomboni||Mon 2:20 PM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Mon 2:20 PM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||S|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 2:20 PM||767 km||476 miles||414 nm||W|
|Zanzibar City||Mon 2:20 PM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm||W|
|Mombasa||Mon 2:20 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm||WNW|
|Kismayo||Mon 2:20 PM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm||NNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 2:20 PM||964 km||599 miles||521 nm||N|
|Garissa||Mon 2:20 PM||1001 km||622 miles||540 nm||NW|
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