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 Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 17:06:00 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: 53%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.01 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 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' 26.3"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 17.6"||950.48 mi||west||0° 05' 17.8"||6.07 mi||south||950.26 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 41.5"||907.05 mi||east||1° 35' 36.8"||109.61 mi||south||909.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 6:06 PM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm||N|
|Swakopmund||Wed 6:06 PM||545 km||338 miles||294 nm||SSE|
|Walvis Bay||Wed 6:06 PM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm||SSE|
|Menongue||Wed 6:06 PM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||NE|
|Huambo||Wed 6:06 PM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek||Wed 6:06 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||SE|
|Rundu||Wed 6:06 PM||686 km||427 miles||371 nm||E|
|Ghanzi||Wed 7:06 PM||971 km||604 miles||525 nm||ESE|
|Malanje||Wed 6:06 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm||NNE|
|Luena||Wed 6:06 PM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm||NE|
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