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 Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 05:18:00 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: 40%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.47 meters/second, 1549.7 km/hour, 962.9 miles/hour or 836.8 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' 27.9"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||south||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 49.1"||962.66 mi||west||0° 06' 39.0"||7.62 mi||south||962.42 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 36.0"||882.58 mi||east||2° 14' 21.0"||153.98 mi||south||890.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Sat 7:18 AM||195 km||121 miles||105 nm||ENE|
|Rundu *||Sat 7:18 AM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm||SW|
|Menongue||Sat 6:18 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||WNW|
|Luena||Sat 6:18 AM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm||NNW|
|Maun||Sat 7:18 AM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm||SSE|
|Ghanzi||Sat 7:18 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||S|
|Huambo||Sat 6:18 AM||698 km||433 miles||377 nm||WNW|
|Lusaka||Sat 7:18 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Sat 7:18 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm||E|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 7:18 AM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm||NE|
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