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 Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 12:30:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.71 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 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' 27.0"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.2"||994.71 mi||west||0° 11' 51.9"||13.59 mi||north||994.97 mi|
|24 hours||12° 57' 16.0"||891.78 mi||east||4° 47' 54.7"||329.71 mi||north||953.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kinshasa||Sat 1:30 PM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm||NW|
|Brazzaville||Sat 1:30 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||NW|
|Uíge||Sat 1:30 PM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm||SW|
|Malanje||Sat 1:30 PM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm||S|
|Dolisie||Sat 1:30 PM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm||WNW|
|Tshikapa||Sat 2:30 PM||473 km||294 miles||256 nm||E|
|Cabinda||Sat 1:30 PM||488 km||303 miles||264 nm||W|
|Luanda||Sat 1:30 PM||514 km||320 miles||278 nm||SW|
|Pointe-Noire||Sat 1:30 PM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm||W|
|Franceville||Sat 1:30 PM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm||NW|
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