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 Friday, January 31, 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: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.84 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 25.4"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 28.9"||981.53 mi||west||0° 10' 47.0"||12.35 mi||north||981.89 mi|
|24 hours||13° 31' 36.9"||920.45 mi||east||4° 32' 50.7"||312.51 mi||north||977.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malanje||Fri 12:30 PM||134 km||83 miles||72 nm||NW|
|Huambo||Fri 12:30 PM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm||SSW|
|Luena||Fri 12:30 PM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm||ESE|
|Uíge||Fri 12:30 PM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm||NW|
|Lucapa||Fri 12:30 PM||440 km||273 miles||237 nm||ENE|
|Luanda||Fri 12:30 PM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm||WNW|
|Menongue||Fri 12:30 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||S|
|Tshikapa||Fri 1:30 PM||585 km||364 miles||316 nm||NE|
|Lubango||Fri 12:30 PM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm||SW|
|Kinshasa||Fri 12:30 PM||701 km||435 miles||378 nm||NNW|
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