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 1:47 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 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"||995.00 mi||west||0° 11' 18.0"||12.94 mi||north||995.25 mi|
|24 hours||12° 48' 23.9"||881.13 mi||east||4° 37' 48.6"||318.15 mi||north||939.37 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||100 km||62 miles||54 nm||WSW|
|Arusha||Fri 10:30 AM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm||N|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 10:30 AM||287 km||178 miles||155 nm||E|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 10:30 AM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm||ESE|
|Mombasa||Fri 10:30 AM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm||ENE|
|Mbeya||Fri 10:30 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||SW|
|Nairobi||Fri 10:30 AM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm||N|
|Karonga||Fri 9:30 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||SSW|
|Mwanza||Fri 10:30 AM||558 km||347 miles||301 nm||NW|
|Nakuru||Fri 10:30 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||N|
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