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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 10%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 30' South, Longitude: 39° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.84 meters/second, 1572.6 km/hour, 977.2 miles/hour or 849.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 28' 00.4"976.96 miwest0° 09' 03.5"10.38 misouth976.73 mi
24 hours13° 12' 14.1"891.70 mieast3° 17' 38.9"226.47 misouth914.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSat 8:40 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniSat 9:40 AM382 km237 miles206 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniSat 9:40 AM424 km263 miles229 nmEast E
MutsamuduSat 9:40 AM496 km308 miles268 nmEast E
MamoutzouSat 9:40 AM586 km364 miles316 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamSat 9:40 AM632 km393 miles341 nmNorth N
BlantyreSat 8:40 AM636 km395 miles344 nmSouthwest SW
MzuzuSat 8:40 AM646 km401 miles349 nmWest W
LilongweSat 8:40 AM679 km422 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
Zanzibar CitySat 9:40 AM705 km438 miles381 nmNorth N
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