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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 16:40:00 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: 45%
|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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.92 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 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' 30.6"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.8"||997.40 mi||west||0° 10' 29.4"||12.01 mi||north||997.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 24.2"||801.19 mi||east||3° 57' 21.9"||271.88 mi||north||842.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ngaoundéré||Tue 5:40 PM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm||NE|
|Bertoua||Tue 5:40 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||SSE|
|Bamenda||Tue 5:40 PM||273 km||170 miles||148 nm||WSW|
|Jalingo||Tue 5:40 PM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm||NNW|
|Yaoundé||Tue 5:40 PM||312 km||194 miles||168 nm||SSW|
|Garoua||Tue 5:40 PM||327 km||203 miles||176 nm||NNE|
|Douala||Tue 5:40 PM||416 km||258 miles||224 nm||SW|
|Bozoum||Tue 5:40 PM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm||E|
|Berbérati||Tue 5:40 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm||SE|
|Moundou||Tue 5:40 PM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm||ENE|
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