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 Monday, March 24, 2014 at 05:48:00 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: 48%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 24, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.18 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 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"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 31.6"||946.38 mi||west||0° 02' 46.3"||3.18 mi||north||946.51 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 16.5"||903.48 mi||east||1° 39' 18.2"||113.82 mi||north||914.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Mon 6:48 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||ENE|
|Walvis Bay *||Mon 7:48 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm||SE|
|Windhoek *||Mon 7:48 AM||1137 km||707 miles||614 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Mon 6:48 AM||1258 km||781 miles||679 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Mon 5:48 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm||W|
|Kinshasa||Mon 6:48 AM||1805 km||1121 miles||974 nm||NNE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 6:48 AM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Mon 7:48 AM||2048 km||1272 miles||1106 nm||SSE|
|Gaborone||Mon 7:48 AM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm||ESE|
|São Tomé||Mon 5:48 AM||2083 km||1294 miles||1125 nm||N|
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