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, January 1, 2014 at 10:24:00 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: 0%
|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 Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 10:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.74 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 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' 22.3"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 27.7"||943.15 mi||west||0° 04' 22.8"||5.02 mi||north||943.36 mi|
|24 hours||14° 50' 15.7"||973.53 mi||east||2° 21' 51.3"||162.59 mi||north||993.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maun||Wed 12:24 PM||179 km||111 miles||96 nm||SSW|
|Mongu||Wed 12:24 PM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm||NNW|
|Ghanzi||Wed 12:24 PM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm||SSW|
|Rundu *||Wed 12:24 PM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||W|
|Francistown||Wed 12:24 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||SE|
|Serowe||Wed 12:24 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||SSE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 12:24 PM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm||ESE|
|Lusaka||Wed 12:24 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||NE|
|Gweru||Wed 12:24 PM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Wed 12:24 PM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm||NE|
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