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 11:20:00 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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.40 meters/second, 1549.4 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.6 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' 25.4"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.17 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 29.5"||962.60 mi||west||0° 09' 12.3"||10.55 mi||north||963.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 35.4"||894.88 mi||east||4° 03' 03.3"||278.48 mi||north||944.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Sat 1:20 PM||287 km||178 miles||155 nm||E|
|Rundu *||Sat 1:20 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm||SSW|
|Menongue||Sat 12:20 PM||305 km||190 miles||165 nm||WNW|
|Luena||Sat 12:20 PM||390 km||243 miles||211 nm||N|
|Huambo||Sat 12:20 PM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm||WNW|
|Maun||Sat 1:20 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm||SSE|
|Ghanzi||Sat 1:20 PM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm||S|
|Lubango||Sat 12:20 PM||751 km||466 miles||405 nm||W|
|Malanje||Sat 12:20 PM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm||NW|
|Lusaka||Sat 1:20 PM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm||E|
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