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, January 4, 2013 at 03:58:00 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: 61%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.76 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 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' 31.3"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.7"||1001.48 mi||west||0° 11' 34.2"||13.25 mi||south||1001.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 41.1"||810.02 mi||east||4° 32' 32.4"||312.14 mi||south||864.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kinshasa||Fri 4:58 AM||84 km||52 miles||45 nm||W|
|Brazzaville||Fri 4:58 AM||88 km||55 miles||48 nm||W|
|Bandundu||Fri 4:58 AM||188 km||117 miles||101 nm||NE|
|Uíge||Fri 4:58 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm||SSW|
|Dolisie||Fri 4:58 AM||377 km||234 miles||203 nm||W|
|Franceville||Fri 4:58 AM||411 km||256 miles||222 nm||NW|
|Cabinda||Fri 4:58 AM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm||WSW|
|Pointe-Noire||Fri 4:58 AM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||W|
|Mbandaka||Fri 4:58 AM||549 km||341 miles||296 nm||NNE|
|Tshikapa||Fri 5:58 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||ESE|
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