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 Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 05:40:00 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: 13%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.09 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 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' 31.6"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 42.8"||1004.48 mi||west||0° 10' 50.2"||12.41 mi||south||1004.50 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 37.1"||798.10 mi||east||4° 19' 23.2"||297.05 mi||south||850.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Thu 9:40 AM||629 km||391 miles||339 nm||ESE|
|Mogadishu||Thu 8:40 AM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm||NW|
|Kismayo||Thu 8:40 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm||W|
|Galkayo||Thu 8:40 AM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Thu 8:40 AM||1362 km||847 miles||736 nm||SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 8:40 AM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm||WSW|
|Nairobi||Thu 8:40 AM||1531 km||951 miles||826 nm||W|
|Djibouti||Thu 8:40 AM||1689 km||1050 miles||912 nm||NNW|
|Dodoma||Thu 8:40 AM||1716 km||1066 miles||927 nm||WSW|
|Aden||Thu 8:40 AM||1727 km||1073 miles||933 nm||NNW|
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