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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 22:46:00 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: 92%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.04 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 32.0"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 02.0"||1004.45 mi||west||0° 11' 25.8"||13.09 mi||south||1004.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 43.1"||778.32 mi||east||4° 37' 25.1"||317.70 mi||south||841.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galkayo||Wed 1:46 AM||617 km||384 miles||333 nm||NW|
|Mogadishu||Wed 1:46 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||W|
|Victoria||Wed 2:46 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm||SSE|
|Kismayo||Wed 1:46 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm||WSW|
|Bosaso||Wed 1:46 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm||NNW|
|Aden||Wed 1:46 AM||1322 km||821 miles||714 nm||NNW|
|Djibouti||Wed 1:46 AM||1329 km||826 miles||717 nm||NW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 1:46 AM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm||WNW|
|Sana||Wed 1:46 AM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm||NNW|
|Nairobi||Wed 1:46 AM||1633 km||1015 miles||882 nm||WSW|
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