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 11:42:00 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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.90 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.1 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' 25.4"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 29.6"||981.73 mi||west||0° 10' 47.7"||12.37 mi||north||982.08 mi|
|24 hours||13° 31' 19.5"||920.29 mi||east||4° 33' 03.6"||312.77 mi||north||977.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Fri 12:42 PM||206 km||128 miles||111 nm||NW|
|Malanje||Fri 12:42 PM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm||ENE|
|Uíge||Fri 12:42 PM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm||NNE|
|Huambo||Fri 12:42 PM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm||SSE|
|Lubango||Fri 12:42 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||S|
|Cabinda||Fri 12:42 PM||579 km||360 miles||312 nm||NNW|
|Menongue||Fri 12:42 PM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||SE|
|Luena||Fri 12:42 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||ESE|
|Pointe-Noire||Fri 12:42 PM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm||NNW|
|Kinshasa||Fri 12:42 PM||672 km||417 miles||363 nm||N|
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