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 07:30:00 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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.85 meters/second, 1601.5 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 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"||0.22 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 42.6"||995.01 mi||west||0° 11' 18.0"||12.94 mi||north||995.26 mi|
|24 hours||12° 48' 23.3"||881.12 mi||east||4° 37' 49.3"||318.15 mi||north||939.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dodoma||Fri 10:30 AM||72 km||45 miles||39 nm||WSW|
|Arusha||Fri 10:30 AM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm||N|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 10:30 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm||E|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 10:30 AM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm||ESE|
|Mombasa||Fri 10:30 AM||423 km||263 miles||229 nm||ENE|
|Mbeya||Fri 10:30 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||SW|
|Nairobi||Fri 10:30 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||N|
|Karonga||Fri 9:30 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||SSW|
|Mwanza||Fri 10:30 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm||NW|
|Nakuru||Fri 10:30 AM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm||N|
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