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 11:42:00 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 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.08 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 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"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 36.6"||957.45 mi||west||0° 07' 36.9"||8.73 mi||north||957.79 mi|
|24 hours||14° 14' 36.9"||947.48 mi||east||3° 30' 41.8"||241.44 mi||north||985.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Thu 1:42 PM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm||S|
|Menongue||Thu 12:42 PM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm||WNW|
|Mongu||Thu 1:42 PM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm||ENE|
|Luena||Thu 12:42 PM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm||N|
|Huambo||Thu 12:42 PM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm||NW|
|Lubango||Thu 12:42 PM||688 km||427 miles||371 nm||W|
|Windhoek *||Thu 1:42 PM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm||SSW|
|Malanje||Thu 12:42 PM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm||NNW|
|Lusaka||Thu 1:42 PM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Thu 1:42 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm||E|
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