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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 08:20:00 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: 3%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.46 meters/second, 1603.7 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 865.9 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' 29.7"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 43.9"||996.37 mi||west||0° 11' 29.4"||13.16 mi||north||996.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 20.1"||819.50 mi||east||4° 40' 33.6"||321.30 mi||north||882.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zanzibar City||Sun 11:20 AM||108 km||67 miles||58 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 11:20 AM||122 km||76 miles||66 nm||ESE|
|Dodoma||Sun 11:20 AM||279 km||173 miles||151 nm||W|
|Mombasa||Sun 11:20 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm||NNE|
|Arusha||Sun 11:20 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||NNW|
|Nairobi||Sun 11:20 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||NNW|
|Mbeya||Sun 11:20 AM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm||WSW|
|Karonga||Sun 10:20 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm||SW|
|Garissa||Sun 11:20 AM||678 km||422 miles||366 nm||NNE|
|Nakuru||Sun 11:20 AM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm||NNW|
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