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 Monday, March 25, 2013 at 20:26:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 25, 2013 at 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.79 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 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' 30.9"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.8"||1003.82 mi||west||0° 11' 36.5"||13.29 mi||south||1003.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 32.3"||813.13 mi||east||4° 41' 38.9"||322.53 mi||south||874.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbale||Mon 11:26 PM||118 km||74 miles||64 nm||WSW|
|Kisumu||Mon 11:26 PM||175 km||109 miles||94 nm||SSW|
|Nakuru||Mon 11:26 PM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm||SSE|
|Lira||Mon 11:26 PM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm||WNW|
|Kampala||Mon 11:26 PM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm||WSW|
|Entebbe||Mon 11:26 PM||338 km||210 miles||183 nm||WSW|
|Nairobi||Mon 11:26 PM||350 km||217 miles||189 nm||SSE|
|Gulu||Mon 11:26 PM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm||WNW|
|Mwanza||Mon 11:26 PM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm||SSW|
|Garissa||Mon 11:26 PM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm||ESE|
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