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, October 13, 2013 at 16:50:00 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: 70%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.00 meters/second, 1576.8 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.4 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' 27.9"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 57.0"||979.71 mi||west||0° 09' 32.8"||10.94 mi||north||980.05 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 36.2"||854.05 mi||east||4° 04' 57.1"||280.60 mi||north||904.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Sun 6:50 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm||S|
|Moroni||Sun 7:50 PM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm||E|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 7:50 PM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm||N|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 7:50 PM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm||E|
|Mzuzu||Sun 6:50 PM||567 km||353 miles||306 nm||W|
|Karonga||Sun 6:50 PM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm||WNW|
|Zanzibar City||Sun 7:50 PM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||N|
|Blantyre||Sun 6:50 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||SW|
|Lilongwe||Sun 6:50 PM||640 km||397 miles||345 nm||WSW|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 7:50 PM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm||E|
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