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, January 3, 2014 at 11:32:00 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: 6%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.52 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 25.2"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 16.8"||974.16 mi||west||0° 09' 52.6"||11.32 mi||north||974.53 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 25.5"||914.67 mi||east||4° 14' 36.8"||291.68 mi||north||966.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mzuzu||Fri 1:32 PM||288 km||179 miles||155 nm||WNW|
|Lilongwe||Fri 1:32 PM||337 km||209 miles||182 nm||WSW|
|Karonga||Fri 1:32 PM||392 km||244 miles||212 nm||NW|
|Blantyre||Fri 1:32 PM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm||SSW|
|Nampula||Fri 1:32 PM||422 km||263 miles||228 nm||SE|
|Chipata||Fri 1:32 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm||WSW|
|Mbeya||Fri 2:32 PM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm||NW|
|Kasama||Fri 1:32 PM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm||WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 2:32 PM||696 km||433 miles||376 nm||NNE|
|Dodoma||Fri 2:32 PM||699 km||434 miles||378 nm||N|
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