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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 01:34:00 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: 67%
|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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.03 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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' 29.3"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 13.3"||981.94 mi||west||0° 10' 06.7"||11.59 mi||south||981.71 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 48.0"||854.96 mi||east||3° 44' 33.4"||257.30 mi||south||886.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutsamudu||Sat 4:34 AM||110 km||69 miles||60 nm||SW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 4:34 AM||138 km||86 miles||75 nm||S|
|Moroni||Sat 4:34 AM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm||W|
|Antsiranana||Sat 4:34 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||E|
|Mahajanga||Sat 4:34 AM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||SSE|
|Nampula||Sat 3:34 AM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm||WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 4:34 AM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 4:34 AM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm||SSE|
|Toamasina||Sat 4:34 AM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm||SSE|
|Zanzibar City||Sat 4:34 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm||NW|
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