Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 10:32:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 26' South, Longitude: 17° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.36 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"16.08 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.17 miNorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 24' 03.7"964.75 miWest0° 08' 41.6"9.96 miNorth965.12 mi
24 hours14° 07' 22.9"946.13 miEast3° 53' 43.0"267.76 miNorth990.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueThu 11:32 AM47 km29 miles26 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboThu 11:32 AM252 km156 miles136 nmNorthwest NW
LuenaThu 11:32 AM405 km251 miles219 nmNortheast NE
LubangoThu 11:32 AM417 km259 miles225 nmWest W
Rundu *Thu 12:32 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalanjeThu 11:32 AM551 km342 miles298 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MonguThu 12:32 PM631 km392 miles341 nmEast E
LuandaThu 11:32 AM764 km474 miles412 nmNorthwest NW
UígeThu 11:32 AM794 km493 miles429 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaunThu 12:32 PM894 km555 miles483 nmSoutheast SE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools