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 05:08:00 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 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.66 meters/second, 1593.6 km/hour, 990.2 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' 47.7"||990.01 mi||west||0° 10' 58.5"||12.57 mi||south||989.83 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 27.5"||848.50 mi||east||4° 10' 26.9"||286.91 mi||south||890.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Sat 6:08 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||E|
|Cabinda||Sat 6:08 AM||413 km||256 miles||223 nm||NNE|
|Uíge||Sat 6:08 AM||461 km||287 miles||249 nm||ENE|
|Pointe-Noire||Sat 6:08 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm||N|
|Malanje||Sat 6:08 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||E|
|Dolisie||Sat 6:08 AM||571 km||355 miles||309 nm||NNE|
|Huambo||Sat 6:08 AM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm||SE|
|Lubango||Sat 6:08 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm||SSE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 6:08 AM||703 km||437 miles||380 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 6:08 AM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm||NE|
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