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 02:08:00 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: 76%
|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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.02 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 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' 30.4"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 31.4"||995.40 mi||west||0° 11' 08.3"||12.76 mi||south||995.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 03.5"||825.65 mi||east||4° 16' 25.0"||293.73 mi||south||871.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 4:08 AM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm||NW|
|Tshikapa||Fri 4:08 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||WNW|
|Lucapa||Fri 3:08 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||WSW|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 4:08 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||SSE|
|Bujumbura||Fri 4:08 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||NE|
|Rutana||Fri 4:08 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||NE|
|Kitwe||Fri 4:08 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||SSE|
|Gitega||Fri 4:08 AM||703 km||437 miles||379 nm||NE|
|Ruyigi||Fri 4:08 AM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm||NE|
|Luena||Fri 3:08 AM||738 km||458 miles||398 nm||SW|
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