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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 12:22:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
|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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.78 meters/second, 1568.8 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 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' 25.2"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 20.7"||974.74 mi||west||0° 09' 56.3"||11.39 mi||north||975.11 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 55.6"||913.46 mi||east||4° 15' 45.3"||292.99 mi||north||965.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Fri 2:22 PM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm||ENE|
|Mongu||Fri 2:22 PM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm||SSW|
|Kitwe||Fri 2:22 PM||414 km||257 miles||223 nm||E|
|Ndola||Fri 2:22 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Fri 2:22 PM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||ESE|
|Luena||Fri 1:22 PM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm||W|
|Lusaka||Fri 2:22 PM||538 km||334 miles||291 nm||SE|
|Lucapa||Fri 1:22 PM||592 km||368 miles||319 nm||NW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 2:22 PM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm||N|
|Kasama||Fri 2:22 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm||ENE|
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