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 06:26:00 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: 38%
|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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.97 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 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"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||south||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 50.0"||972.75 mi||west||0° 09' 38.0"||11.04 mi||south||972.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 50.3"||892.07 mi||east||3° 29' 09.3"||239.68 mi||south||916.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Sun 7:26 AM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm||E|
|Luanda||Sun 7:26 AM||1058 km||658 miles||571 nm||ENE|
|Jamestown||Sun 6:26 AM||1161 km||722 miles||627 nm||WSW|
|Kinshasa||Sun 7:26 AM||1541 km||957 miles||832 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Sun 7:26 AM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||NE|
|São Tomé||Sun 6:26 AM||1549 km||962 miles||836 nm||N|
|Libreville||Sun 7:26 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek *||Sun 8:26 AM||1642 km||1020 miles||886 nm||SE|
|Malabo||Sun 7:26 AM||1962 km||1219 miles||1059 nm||NNE|
|Yaoundé||Sun 7:26 AM||2061 km||1281 miles||1113 nm||NNE|
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