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 02:18:00 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: 66%
|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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.82 meters/second, 1579.7 km/hour, 981.6 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 29.1"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 10.6"||981.40 mi||west||0° 10' 04.2"||11.54 mi||south||981.17 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 57.1"||855.83 mi||east||3° 43' 20.8"||255.90 mi||south||887.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mzuzu||Sat 4:18 AM||92 km||57 miles||49 nm||WNW|
|Karonga||Sat 4:18 AM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm||NNW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 4:18 AM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm||SSW|
|Chipata||Sat 4:18 AM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm||SW|
|Mbeya||Sat 5:18 AM||340 km||211 miles||183 nm||NNW|
|Kasama||Sat 4:18 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm||WNW|
|Blantyre||Sat 4:18 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||S|
|Nampula||Sat 4:18 AM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||SE|
|Dodoma||Sat 5:18 AM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm||N|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 5:18 AM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm||NE|
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