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 Sunday, January 6, 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: 39%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.45 meters/second, 1567.6 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 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' 27.9"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 57.3"||973.83 mi||west||0° 09' 43.9"||11.15 mi||south||973.57 mi|
|24 hours||13° 12' 49.3"||889.56 mi||east||3° 32' 04.5"||243.02 mi||south||915.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Sun 6:58 AM||262 km||163 miles||142 nm||NE|
|Kitwe||Sun 6:58 AM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm||E|
|Ndola||Sun 6:58 AM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Sun 6:58 AM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm||ESE|
|Mongu||Sun 6:58 AM||355 km||221 miles||192 nm||SW|
|Lusaka||Sun 6:58 AM||361 km||225 miles||195 nm||SE|
|Luena||Sun 5:58 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm||WNW|
|Kasama||Sun 6:58 AM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm||ENE|
|Chipata||Sun 6:58 AM||749 km||466 miles||405 nm||E|
|Harare||Sun 6:58 AM||759 km||472 miles||410 nm||SE|
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