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 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: 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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.23 meters/second, 1602.8 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.5 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"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 34.4"||995.80 mi||west||0° 11' 10.1"||12.79 mi||south||995.68 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 44.1"||824.42 mi||east||4° 17' 26.9"||294.89 mi||south||871.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 4:08 AM||43 km||27 miles||23 nm||NNW|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 4:08 AM||115 km||71 miles||62 nm||NNW|
|Mombasa||Fri 4:08 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||N|
|Dodoma||Fri 4:08 AM||425 km||264 miles||229 nm||WNW|
|Arusha||Fri 4:08 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||NW|
|Moroni||Fri 4:08 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||SE|
|Karonga||Fri 3:08 AM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm||WSW|
|Mbeya||Fri 4:08 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||WSW|
|Nairobi||Fri 4:08 AM||714 km||443 miles||385 nm||NNW|
|Fomboni||Fri 4:08 AM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm||SE|
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