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 Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 15:40:00 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: 38%
|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 Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.03 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.5 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' 30.2"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 12.6"||979.74 mi||west||0° 08' 19.8"||9.54 mi||north||979.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 59.1"||802.76 mi||east||2° 58' 10.0"||204.16 mi||north||823.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Wed 4:40 PM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm||SSW|
|Ndjamena||Wed 4:40 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||W|
|Al-Fashir||Wed 6:40 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||ENE|
|Moundou||Wed 4:40 PM||611 km||379 miles||330 nm||SW|
|Bangui||Wed 4:40 PM||908 km||564 miles||491 nm||S|
|Bimbo||Wed 4:40 PM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm||SSW|
|Wau||Wed 6:40 PM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm||ESE|
|Berbérati||Wed 4:40 PM||1019 km||633 miles||550 nm||SSW|
|Kano||Wed 4:40 PM||1255 km||780 miles||678 nm||W|
|Yaoundé||Wed 4:40 PM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm||SW|
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