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 Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 14:40:00 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: 55%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 14:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.96 meters/second, 1591.1 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 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' 30.9"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.7"||988.50 mi||west||0° 09' 17.9"||10.65 mi||north||988.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 12.0"||790.18 mi||east||3° 25' 07.7"||235.00 mi||north||819.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hadibu||Wed 5:40 PM||292 km||182 miles||158 nm||NNE|
|Bosaso||Wed 5:40 PM||464 km||288 miles||251 nm||WNW|
|Al Mukalla||Wed 5:40 PM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm||NW|
|Galkayo||Wed 5:40 PM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm||WSW|
|Salalah||Wed 6:40 PM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm||N|
|Aden||Wed 5:40 PM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm||WNW|
|Hargeisa||Wed 5:40 PM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm||W|
|Djibouti||Wed 5:40 PM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm||W|
|Sana||Wed 5:40 PM||1140 km||708 miles||616 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Wed 5:40 PM||1251 km||777 miles||675 nm||SW|
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