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 Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 05:16:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 05:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.77 meters/second, 1522.0 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 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' 25.9"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 58.9"||945.48 mi||west||0° 02' 23.1"||2.73 mi||south||945.37 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 00.7"||906.23 mi||east||0° 24' 03.8"||27.59 mi||south||905.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Sun 7:16 AM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm||ENE|
|Windhoek *||Sun 7:16 AM||424 km||264 miles||229 nm||S|
|Menongue||Sun 6:16 AM||453 km||281 miles||244 nm||N|
|Swakopmund *||Sun 7:16 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||SW|
|Ghanzi||Sun 7:16 AM||543 km||338 miles||293 nm||SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Sun 7:16 AM||559 km||348 miles||302 nm||SSW|
|Lubango||Sun 6:16 AM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm||NW|
|Maun||Sun 7:16 AM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm||ESE|
|Huambo||Sun 6:16 AM||688 km||427 miles||371 nm||NNW|
|Mongu||Sun 7:16 AM||714 km||444 miles||385 nm||ENE|
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