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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:22:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.68 meters/second, 1539.7 km/hour, 956.7 miles/hour or 831.3 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' 23.4"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 31.8"||956.57 mi||west||0° 07' 27.8"||8.55 mi||north||956.90 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 50.3"||949.15 mi||east||3° 27' 36.3"||237.90 mi||north||985.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Thu 12:22 PM||113 km||70 miles||61 nm||NNE|
|Blantyre||Thu 12:22 PM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm||W|
|Beira||Thu 12:22 PM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm||SW|
|Lilongwe||Thu 12:22 PM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm||WNW|
|Moroni||Thu 1:22 PM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm||NE|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 1:22 PM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm||NE|
|Chipata||Thu 12:22 PM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm||WNW|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 1:22 PM||766 km||476 miles||413 nm||ENE|
|Harare||Thu 12:22 PM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm||WSW|
|Antsirabe||Thu 1:22 PM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm||ESE|
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