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 11:30:00 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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.46 meters/second, 1549.7 km/hour, 962.9 miles/hour or 836.7 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"||0.18 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 30.3"||962.73 mi||west||0° 09' 13.4"||10.57 mi||north||963.14 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 15.0"||894.61 mi||east||4° 03' 20.9"||278.81 mi||north||944.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Menongue||Sat 12:30 PM||75 km||47 miles||40 nm||NNW|
|Rundu *||Sat 1:30 PM||347 km||216 miles||187 nm||SSE|
|Huambo||Sat 12:30 PM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm||NW|
|Luena||Sat 12:30 PM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm||NNE|
|Lubango||Sat 12:30 PM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm||W|
|Mongu||Sat 1:30 PM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm||E|
|Malanje||Sat 12:30 PM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||NNW|
|Maun||Sat 1:30 PM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm||SE|
|Ghanzi||Sat 1:30 PM||808 km||502 miles||437 nm||SSE|
|Windhoek *||Sat 1:30 PM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm||S|
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