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 30, 2014 at 09:38:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.10 meters/second, 1552.0 km/hour, 964.3 miles/hour or 838.0 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' 23.9"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 01.2"||964.22 mi||west||0° 08' 36.0"||9.86 mi||north||964.59 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 34.2"||946.99 mi||east||3° 51' 54.0"||265.70 mi||north||990.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kabwe||Thu 11:38 AM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm||W|
|Lusaka||Thu 11:38 AM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm||WSW|
|Ndola||Thu 11:38 AM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm||NW|
|Kitwe||Thu 11:38 AM||275 km||171 miles||149 nm||NW|
|Chipata||Thu 11:38 AM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm||ENE|
|Harare||Thu 11:38 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||SSE|
|Lilongwe||Thu 11:38 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||E|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 11:38 AM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm||NW|
|Kasama||Thu 11:38 AM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm||NNE|
|Gweru||Thu 11:38 AM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm||S|
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