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 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 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 445.44 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"||996.26 mi||west||0° 11' 11.9"||12.83 mi||south||996.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 24.2"||823.23 mi||east||4° 18' 28.4"||296.06 mi||south||870.56 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||294 km||183 miles||159 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Fri 3:08 AM||1313 km||816 miles||709 nm||WSW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 3:08 AM||1404 km||873 miles||758 nm||NW|
|Port Louis||Fri 4:08 AM||1501 km||933 miles||810 nm||SSE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 3:08 AM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 4:08 AM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||S|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 3:08 AM||1652 km||1026 miles||892 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 6:08 AM||2009 km||1248 miles||1085 nm||E|
|Nairobi||Fri 3:08 AM||2033 km||1263 miles||1098 nm||WNW|
|Dodoma||Fri 3:08 AM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm||W|
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