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 Monday, January 7, 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: 27%
|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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.80 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 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' 25.7"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 44.9"||954.42 mi||west||0° 07' 34.4"||8.68 mi||south||954.14 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 52.0"||931.41 mi||east||2° 30' 39.4"||172.69 mi||south||940.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Mon 8:26 AM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm||ESE|
|Menongue||Mon 7:26 AM||260 km||162 miles||141 nm||N|
|Lubango||Mon 7:26 AM||514 km||320 miles||278 nm||WNW|
|Huambo||Mon 7:26 AM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm||NNW|
|Mongu||Mon 8:26 AM||604 km||376 miles||326 nm||ENE|
|Windhoek *||Mon 8:26 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm||S|
|Luena||Mon 7:26 AM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm||NNE|
|Ghanzi||Mon 8:26 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||SE|
|Maun||Mon 8:26 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||ESE|
|Walvis Bay *||Mon 8:26 AM||741 km||461 miles||400 nm||SSW|
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