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 Friday, January 24, 2014 at 05:08:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.30 meters/second, 1574.3 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 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' 29.7"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 46.8"||977.99 mi||west||0° 08' 20.0"||9.55 mi||south||977.77 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 18.2"||840.31 mi||east||3° 02' 02.8"||208.60 mi||south||860.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Fri 6:08 AM||353 km||219 miles||191 nm||SE|
|Luanda||Fri 6:08 AM||493 km||307 miles||266 nm||NNE|
|Huambo||Fri 6:08 AM||505 km||313 miles||272 nm||E|
|Malanje||Fri 6:08 AM||675 km||419 miles||365 nm||ENE|
|Uíge||Fri 6:08 AM||717 km||445 miles||387 nm||NE|
|Menongue||Fri 6:08 AM||746 km||463 miles||403 nm||ESE|
|Cabinda||Fri 6:08 AM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm||N|
|Pointe-Noire||Fri 6:08 AM||886 km||551 miles||479 nm||N|
|Dolisie||Fri 6:08 AM||962 km||598 miles||520 nm||N|
|Luena||Fri 6:08 AM||966 km||600 miles||522 nm||E|
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