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 31, 2013 at 01:08:00 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: 85%
|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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 31.5"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 30.0"||1003.75 mi||west||0° 11' 35.8"||13.28 mi||south||1003.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 49.0"||799.10 mi||east||4° 34' 33.0"||314.44 mi||south||856.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bukavu||Thu 3:08 AM||107 km||66 miles||58 nm||E|
|Goma||Thu 3:08 AM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm||NE|
|Bujumbura||Thu 3:08 AM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm||ESE|
|Butare||Thu 3:08 AM||206 km||128 miles||111 nm||E|
|Gitarama||Thu 3:08 AM||215 km||133 miles||116 nm||ENE|
|Ngozi||Thu 3:08 AM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm||E|
|Kindu||Thu 3:08 AM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm||W|
|Ruhengeri||Thu 3:08 AM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm||ENE|
|Gitega||Thu 3:08 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||ESE|
|Kigali||Thu 3:08 AM||252 km||156 miles||136 nm||ENE|
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