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 10:54:00 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 10:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.83 meters/second, 1518.6 km/hour, 943.6 miles/hour or 820.0 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' 22.5"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 28.5"||943.36 mi||west||0° 04' 27.0"||5.10 mi||north||943.58 mi|
|24 hours||14° 49' 43.8"||973.16 mi||east||2° 23' 24.0"||164.36 mi||north||993.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Wed 12:54 PM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm||E|
|Menongue||Wed 11:54 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 12:54 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||S|
|Lubango||Wed 11:54 AM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm||NW|
|Swakopmund *||Wed 12:54 PM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm||SSW|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 12:54 PM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm||SSW|
|Ghanzi||Wed 12:54 PM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm||SE|
|Huambo||Wed 11:54 AM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm||N|
|Maun||Wed 12:54 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm||ESE|
|Mongu||Wed 12:54 PM||764 km||474 miles||412 nm||ENE|
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