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 23:54:00 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 11:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 23:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.16 meters/second, 1487.4 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' 08.8"||923.90 mi||west||0° 01' 11.8"||1.37 mi||north||923.96 mi|
|24 hours||14° 53' 59.9"||958.00 mi||east||1° 11' 39.8"||82.17 mi||north||965.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund||Tue 12:54 AM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm||ESE|
|Walvis Bay||Tue 12:54 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||ESE|
|Windhoek||Tue 12:54 AM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm||E|
|Lubango||Tue 12:54 AM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm||NNE|
|Luanda||Tue 12:54 AM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Tue 1:54 AM||1631 km||1014 miles||881 nm||SSE|
|Jamestown||Mon 11:54 PM||1699 km||1056 miles||918 nm||WNW|
|Gaborone||Tue 1:54 AM||1737 km||1079 miles||938 nm||ESE|
|Johannesburg||Tue 1:54 AM||1977 km||1228 miles||1067 nm||ESE|
|Pretoria||Tue 1:54 AM||1982 km||1232 miles||1070 nm||ESE|
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