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 11:22:00 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||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 29.3"||943.57 mi||west||0° 04' 31.1"||5.18 mi||north||943.79 mi|
|24 hours||14° 49' 12.3"||972.79 mi||east||2° 24' 53.6"||166.07 mi||north||993.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 12:22 PM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm||NE|
|Swakopmund *||Wed 1:22 PM||685 km||425 miles||370 nm||SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 1:22 PM||704 km||438 miles||380 nm||SE|
|Huambo||Wed 12:22 PM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm||NE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 1:22 PM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm||ESE|
|Menongue||Wed 12:22 PM||940 km||584 miles||507 nm||ENE|
|Luanda||Wed 12:22 PM||1121 km||697 miles||605 nm||NNE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 12:22 PM||1669 km||1037 miles||901 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Wed 11:22 AM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm||W|
|Brazzaville||Wed 12:22 PM||1674 km||1040 miles||904 nm||NNE|
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