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 Thursday, January 9, 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: 65%
|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 Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.28 meters/second, 1570.6 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.1 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"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.8"||975.80 mi||west||0° 07' 36.3"||8.72 mi||north||975.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 53.4"||781.93 mi||east||2° 41' 19.9"||184.88 mi||north||798.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al Mukalla||Thu 6:40 PM||163 km||101 miles||88 nm||NW|
|Bosaso||Thu 6:40 PM||292 km||181 miles||158 nm||SSW|
|Hadibu||Thu 6:40 PM||414 km||257 miles||224 nm||ESE|
|Salalah||Thu 7:40 PM||547 km||340 miles||296 nm||NE|
|Aden||Thu 6:40 PM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm||W|
|Berbera||Thu 6:40 PM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||WSW|
|Ta'izz||Thu 6:40 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm||W|
|Sana||Thu 6:40 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm||WNW|
|Al Hudaydah||Thu 6:40 PM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm||W|
|Djibouti||Thu 6:40 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm||WSW|
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