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 11:40:00 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 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.52 meters/second, 1549.9 km/hour, 963.0 miles/hour or 836.9 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' 31.3"||962.86 mi||west||0° 09' 14.3"||10.59 mi||north||963.27 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 54.6"||894.34 mi||east||4° 03' 38.6"||279.15 mi||north||944.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Menongue||Sat 12:40 PM||228 km||142 miles||123 nm||ENE|
|Lubango||Sat 12:40 PM||235 km||146 miles||127 nm||W|
|Huambo||Sat 12:40 PM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm||N|
|Rundu *||Sat 1:40 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm||SE|
|Luena||Sat 12:40 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||NE|
|Malanje||Sat 12:40 PM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||N|
|Luanda||Sat 12:40 PM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm||NNW|
|Mongu||Sat 1:40 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm||E|
|Windhoek *||Sat 1:40 PM||827 km||514 miles||447 nm||S|
|Uíge||Sat 12:40 PM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm||N|
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