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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 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' 20.6"||974.66 mi||west||0° 09' 56.3"||11.39 mi||north||975.03 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 57.6"||913.42 mi||east||4° 15' 43.7"||292.94 mi||north||965.48 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||310 km||193 miles||168 nm||ENE|
|Mongu||Fri 2:22 PM||368 km||229 miles||199 nm||SSW|
|Kitwe||Fri 2:22 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm||E|
|Ndola||Fri 2:22 PM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Fri 2:22 PM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm||ESE|
|Lusaka||Fri 2:22 PM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm||SE|
|Luena||Fri 1:22 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm||W|
|Lucapa||Fri 1:22 PM||612 km||381 miles||331 nm||NW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 2:22 PM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm||N|
|Kasama||Fri 2:22 PM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm||ENE|
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