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 29, 2014 at 10:14:00 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: 4%
|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 Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.69 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 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' 23.0"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 09.0"||949.76 mi||west||0° 05' 50.2"||6.69 mi||north||950.04 mi|
|24 hours||14° 35' 21.7"||963.19 mi||east||2° 53' 52.6"||199.26 mi||north||990.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 11:14 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm||ENE|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 12:14 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm||SE|
|Luanda||Wed 11:14 AM||1157 km||719 miles||624 nm||NE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 12:14 PM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm||ESE|
|Jamestown||Wed 10:14 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm||W|
|Kinshasa||Wed 11:14 AM||1700 km||1057 miles||918 nm||NNE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 11:14 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm||NNE|
|São Tomé||Wed 10:14 AM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm||N|
|Libreville||Wed 11:14 AM||1982 km||1232 miles||1070 nm||N|
|Gaborone||Wed 12:14 PM||2116 km||1315 miles||1142 nm||ESE|
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