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, March 9, 2013 at 07:42:00 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: 8%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.53 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 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' 28.4"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 30.9"||983.07 mi||west||0° 10' 27.4"||11.98 mi||north||983.43 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 29.6"||839.31 mi||east||4° 24' 04.6"||302.48 mi||north||897.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mzuzu||Sat 9:42 AM||103 km||64 miles||56 nm||WSW|
|Karonga||Sat 9:42 AM||147 km||91 miles||79 nm||NW|
|Mbeya||Sat 10:42 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm||NNW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 9:42 AM||355 km||220 miles||191 nm||SSW|
|Chipata||Sat 9:42 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||SW|
|Kasama||Sat 9:42 AM||403 km||250 miles||217 nm||W|
|Blantyre||Sat 9:42 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm||S|
|Dodoma||Sat 10:42 AM||538 km||334 miles||291 nm||N|
|Nampula||Sat 9:42 AM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm||SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 10:42 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm||NE|
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