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 Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 08:42:00 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: 12%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.05 meters/second, 1512.2 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 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' 24.1"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 07.1"||939.34 mi||west||0° 04' 37.6"||5.30 mi||north||939.58 mi|
|24 hours||14° 09' 39.6"||923.63 mi||east||2° 26' 15.8"||167.66 mi||north||945.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Thu 10:42 AM||485 km||302 miles||262 nm||SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Thu 10:42 AM||507 km||315 miles||273 nm||SE|
|Lubango||Thu 9:42 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 10:42 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||ESE|
|Menongue||Thu 9:42 AM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm||NE|
|Huambo||Thu 9:42 AM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm||NNE|
|Rundu *||Thu 10:42 AM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm||E|
|Luanda||Thu 9:42 AM||1193 km||741 miles||644 nm||N|
|Gaborone||Thu 10:42 AM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm||ESE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 9:42 AM||1729 km||1074 miles||934 nm||NNE|
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