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 Friday, December 27, 2013 at 05:18:00 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: 33%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 27, 2013 at 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.78 meters/second, 1586.8 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 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' 29.9"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 59.0"||985.80 mi||west||0° 09' 24.5"||10.78 mi||south||985.60 mi|
|24 hours||12° 23' 51.2"||842.90 mi||east||3° 31' 39.6"||242.49 mi||south||871.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Fri 7:18 AM||116 km||72 miles||63 nm||S|
|Kitwe||Fri 7:18 AM||251 km||156 miles||135 nm||SSE|
|Ndola||Fri 7:18 AM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm||SSE|
|Kasama||Fri 7:18 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Fri 7:18 AM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm||SSE|
|Lusaka||Fri 7:18 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm||S|
|Chipata||Fri 7:18 AM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm||ESE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 7:18 AM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm||NW|
|Mbeya||Fri 8:18 AM||668 km||415 miles||360 nm||ENE|
|Mongu||Fri 7:18 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm||SW|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.