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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 14:34:00 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: 37%
|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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.47 meters/second, 1603.7 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 865.9 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' 32.4"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.5"||996.37 mi||west||0° 10' 24.7"||11.93 mi||north||996.23 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 59.2"||753.75 mi||east||3° 55' 19.2"||269.55 mi||north||796.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nekemte||Thu 5:34 PM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm||ENE|
|Malakal||Thu 5:34 PM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||NW|
|Jimma||Thu 5:34 PM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||E|
|Juba||Thu 5:34 PM||424 km||264 miles||229 nm||SW|
|Arba Minch||Thu 5:34 PM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||ESE|
|Awasa||Thu 5:34 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm||E|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 5:34 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||ENE|
|Bahir Dar||Thu 5:34 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||NE|
|Adama||Thu 5:34 PM||588 km||365 miles||318 nm||E|
|Gulu||Thu 5:34 PM||592 km||368 miles||319 nm||SSW|
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