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 11:15 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 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||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 40.9"||989.63 mi||west||0° 10' 32.4"||12.08 mi||north||989.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 07.0"||810.35 mi||east||4° 21' 38.0"||299.67 mi||north||867.95 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||266 km||165 miles||144 nm||S|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 6:50 AM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm||SSE|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 6:50 AM||438 km||272 miles||237 nm||SSE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 6:50 AM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm||WNW|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 6:50 AM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm||NW|
|Mombasa||Fri 6:50 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm||NW|
|Nampula||Fri 5:50 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||SW|
|Dodoma||Fri 6:50 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||WNW|
|Kismayo||Fri 6:50 AM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm||N|
|Nairobi||Fri 6:50 AM||1144 km||711 miles||618 nm||NW|
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