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 Friday, May 3, 2013 at 03:50:00 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: 42%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.42 meters/second, 1592.7 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 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' 29.7"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 40.9"||989.55 mi||west||0° 10' 32.4"||12.07 mi||north||989.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 08.4"||810.31 mi||east||4° 21' 37.2"||299.64 mi||north||867.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moroni||Fri 6:50 AM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm||S|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 6:50 AM||331 km||205 miles||179 nm||SSE|
|Fomboni||Fri 6:50 AM||334 km||208 miles||180 nm||S|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 6:50 AM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm||SSE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 6:50 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||WNW|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 6:50 AM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm||NW|
|Mombasa||Fri 6:50 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||NW|
|Nampula||Fri 5:50 AM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm||SW|
|Dodoma||Fri 6:50 AM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm||WNW|
|Kismayo||Fri 6:50 AM||992 km||617 miles||536 nm||N|
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