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 Monday, June 4, 2012 at 23:44:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.15 meters/second, 1487.3 km/hour, 924.2 miles/hour or 803.1 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' 22.0"||15.40 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 08.4"||923.87 mi||west||0° 01' 10.5"||1.35 mi||north||923.94 mi|
|24 hours||14° 54' 12.3"||958.21 mi||east||1° 11' 07.2"||81.55 mi||north||965.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund||Tue 12:44 AM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm||ESE|
|Walvis Bay||Tue 12:44 AM||353 km||219 miles||191 nm||ESE|
|Windhoek||Tue 12:44 AM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm||E|
|Lubango||Tue 12:44 AM||778 km||483 miles||420 nm||NNE|
|Rundu||Tue 12:44 AM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm||ENE|
|Luanda||Tue 12:44 AM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm||N|
|Gaborone||Tue 1:44 AM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm||ESE|
|Cape Town||Tue 1:44 AM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm||SSE|
|Johannesburg||Tue 1:44 AM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm||ESE|
|Pretoria||Tue 1:44 AM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm||ESE|
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