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 12, 2013 at 11:10:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.34 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.5 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' 25.4"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 28.7"||962.46 mi||west||0° 09' 11.4"||10.53 mi||north||962.87 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 55.9"||895.16 mi||east||4° 02' 45.4"||278.14 mi||north||944.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Sat 1:10 PM||29 km||18 miles||15 nm||E|
|Rundu *||Sat 1:10 PM||440 km||274 miles||238 nm||SW|
|Luena||Sat 12:10 PM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm||NW|
|Maun||Sat 1:10 PM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm||S|
|Menongue||Sat 12:10 PM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm||W|
|Lusaka||Sat 1:10 PM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Sat 1:10 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||E|
|Kitwe||Sat 1:10 PM||640 km||397 miles||345 nm||ENE|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 1:10 PM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm||NE|
|Ndola||Sat 1:10 PM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm||ENE|
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