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, March 28, 2014 at 06:40:00 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: 8%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.71 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 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' 27.7"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.21 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 41.3"||994.70 mi||west||0° 11' 16.3"||12.91 mi||north||994.96 mi|
|24 hours||12° 48' 50.4"||881.39 mi||east||4° 37' 25.6"||317.71 mi||north||939.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 10:40 AM||799 km||496 miles||431 nm||ENE|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 9:40 AM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm||SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 9:40 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm||SSW|
|Moroni||Fri 9:40 AM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm||SW|
|Fomboni||Fri 9:40 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||SW|
|Kismayo||Fri 9:40 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm||NW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 9:40 AM||960 km||596 miles||518 nm||NNW|
|Mombasa||Fri 9:40 AM||992 km||617 miles||536 nm||WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 9:40 AM||1010 km||628 miles||546 nm||W|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 9:40 AM||1018 km||633 miles||550 nm||W|
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