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 Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 19:44:00 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: 96%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.29 meters/second, 1603.1 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 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"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 31.3"||996.07 mi||west||0° 11' 30.5"||13.18 mi||north||996.32 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 49.2"||855.35 mi||east||4° 41' 09.8"||322.01 mi||north||916.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zanzibar City||Tue 10:44 PM||147 km||91 miles||79 nm||WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 10:44 PM||168 km||104 miles||91 nm||SW|
|Mombasa||Tue 10:44 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm||NNW|
|Arusha||Tue 10:44 PM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm||WNW|
|Dodoma||Tue 10:44 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm||W|
|Garissa||Tue 10:44 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||N|
|Nairobi||Tue 10:44 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||NW|
|Kismayo||Tue 10:44 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Tue 10:44 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm||SSE|
|Nakuru||Tue 10:44 PM||788 km||490 miles||426 nm||NW|
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