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 15:40:00 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 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.75 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 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"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.2"||988.03 mi||west||0° 09' 14.2"||10.58 mi||north||987.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 10.7"||789.77 mi||east||3° 23' 30.8"||233.15 mi||north||818.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Debre Berhan||Wed 6:40 PM||109 km||68 miles||59 nm||SE|
|Dessie||Wed 6:40 PM||137 km||85 miles||74 nm||NE|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 6:40 PM||138 km||86 miles||75 nm||S|
|Lalibela||Wed 6:40 PM||198 km||123 miles||107 nm||N|
|Adama||Wed 6:40 PM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm||SSE|
|Bahir Dar||Wed 6:40 PM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm||NW|
|Gondar||Wed 6:40 PM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm||NNW|
|Dire Dawa||Wed 6:40 PM||350 km||218 miles||189 nm||ESE|
|Mek'ele||Wed 6:40 PM||366 km||227 miles||197 nm||NNE|
|Ali Sabieh||Wed 6:40 PM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm||ENE|
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