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 10:42:00 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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.78 meters/second, 1540.0 km/hour, 956.9 miles/hour or 831.5 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' 33.0"||956.71 mi||west||0° 07' 29.9"||8.60 mi||north||957.05 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 19.0"||948.70 mi||east||3° 28' 20.5"||238.73 mi||north||985.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Blantyre||Thu 12:42 PM||65 km||40 miles||35 nm||ENE|
|Zomba||Thu 12:42 PM||118 km||73 miles||64 nm||NE|
|Lilongwe||Thu 12:42 PM||242 km||150 miles||131 nm||NNW|
|Chipata||Thu 12:42 PM||332 km||207 miles||179 nm||NW|
|Mutare||Thu 12:42 PM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm||SSW|
|Harare||Thu 12:42 PM||414 km||257 miles||223 nm||WSW|
|Beira||Thu 12:42 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm||S|
|Chitungwiza||Thu 12:42 PM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm||WSW|
|Mzuzu||Thu 12:42 PM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm||N|
|Nampula||Thu 12:42 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm||E|
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