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 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: 56%
|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 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.54 meters/second, 1589.5 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.3 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"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.4"||987.62 mi||west||0° 09' 10.5"||10.51 mi||north||987.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 10.0"||789.43 mi||east||3° 21' 53.0"||231.30 mi||north||818.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al-Fashir||Wed 7:40 PM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm||NNE|
|Wau||Wed 7:40 PM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm||SE|
|Bambari||Wed 5:40 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||SW|
|Sarh||Wed 5:40 PM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm||WSW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Wed 7:40 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm||ENE|
|Yambio||Wed 7:40 PM||794 km||493 miles||429 nm||SE|
|Malakal||Wed 7:40 PM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm||E|
|Bangui||Wed 5:40 PM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm||SW|
|Moundou||Wed 5:40 PM||918 km||571 miles||496 nm||WSW|
|Bimbo||Wed 5:40 PM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm||SW|
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