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 11:14:00 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 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.93 meters/second, 1540.6 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.8 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' 23.6"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 35.0"||957.06 mi||west||0° 07' 33.6"||8.66 mi||north||957.40 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 25.7"||948.03 mi||east||3° 29' 34.7"||240.14 mi||north||985.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Thu 1:14 PM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm||ENE|
|Kabwe||Thu 1:14 PM||247 km||154 miles||134 nm||NE|
|Kitwe||Thu 1:14 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm||NNE|
|Ndola||Thu 1:14 PM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm||NNE|
|Mongu||Thu 1:14 PM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm||W|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 1:14 PM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm||N|
|Harare||Thu 1:14 PM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm||ESE|
|Bulawayo||Thu 1:14 PM||497 km||309 miles||269 nm||SSE|
|Gweru||Thu 1:14 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||SE|
|Chitungwiza||Thu 1:14 PM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm||ESE|
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