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 11:30:00 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: 0%
|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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.66 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 24.1"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 06.7"||965.49 mi||west||0° 08' 47.5"||10.08 mi||north||965.86 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 02.5"||945.31 mi||east||3° 55' 42.9"||270.07 mi||north||990.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 11:30 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm||WSW|
|Luanda||Thu 12:30 PM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Thu 11:30 AM||1665 km||1035 miles||899 nm||NNE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 12:30 PM||1731 km||1075 miles||934 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 12:30 PM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm||NE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 1:30 PM||1734 km||1078 miles||936 nm||SE|
|Libreville||Thu 12:30 PM||1766 km||1097 miles||954 nm||NNE|
|Malabo||Thu 12:30 PM||2090 km||1299 miles||1129 nm||NNE|
|Yaoundé||Thu 12:30 PM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm||NNE|
|Accra||Thu 11:30 AM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm||N|
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