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 Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 21:36:00 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: 99%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.97 meters/second, 1616.3 km/hour, 1004.3 miles/hour or 872.7 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' 31.1"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.9"||1004.21 mi||west||0° 11' 43.3"||13.42 mi||south||1004.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 45.2"||808.98 mi||east||4° 40' 25.4"||321.13 mi||south||869.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Wed 12:36 AM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm||WNW|
|Kismayo||Wed 12:36 AM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm||W|
|Victoria||Wed 1:36 AM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm||SE|
|Galkayo||Wed 12:36 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm||NNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 12:36 AM||1329 km||826 miles||717 nm||WSW|
|Nairobi||Wed 12:36 AM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm||W|
|Moroni||Wed 12:36 AM||1415 km||880 miles||764 nm||SSW|
|Djibouti||Wed 12:36 AM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm||NNW|
|Aden||Wed 12:36 AM||1554 km||966 miles||839 nm||NNW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 12:36 AM||1586 km||986 miles||856 nm||NW|
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