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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 00:08:00 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: 77%
|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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.43 meters/second, 1603.6 km/hour, 996.4 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' 30.6"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 37.2"||996.32 mi||west||0° 11' 11.9"||12.83 mi||south||996.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 25.6"||823.31 mi||east||4° 18' 27.3"||296.06 mi||south||870.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 4:08 AM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Fri 3:08 AM||1279 km||795 miles||690 nm||WSW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 3:08 AM||1383 km||860 miles||747 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 3:08 AM||1493 km||928 miles||806 nm||SSW|
|Port Louis||Fri 4:08 AM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 4:08 AM||1546 km||960 miles||835 nm||S|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 3:08 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm||W|
|Nairobi||Fri 3:08 AM||2005 km||1246 miles||1082 nm||WNW|
|Dodoma||Fri 3:08 AM||2017 km||1253 miles||1089 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 6:08 AM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm||E|
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