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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 04:58:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.70 meters/second, 1593.7 km/hour, 990.3 miles/hour or 860.5 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' 29.7"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 48.4"||990.11 mi||west||0° 10' 58.9"||12.58 mi||south||989.93 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 09.2"||848.23 mi||east||4° 10' 39.3"||287.14 mi||south||890.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Sat 5:58 AM||49 km||31 miles||27 nm||NW|
|Uíge||Sat 5:58 AM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm||NE|
|Malanje||Sat 5:58 AM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm||E|
|Cabinda||Sat 5:58 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm||NNW|
|Huambo||Sat 5:58 AM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm||SSE|
|Pointe-Noire||Sat 5:58 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||NNW|
|Dolisie||Sat 5:58 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||N|
|Kinshasa||Sat 5:58 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||NNE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 5:58 AM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm||NNE|
|Lubango||Sat 5:58 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm||S|
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