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, April 21, 2014 at 03:48:00 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: 63%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:44 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 21, 2014 at 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.88 meters/second, 1533.2 km/hour, 952.7 miles/hour or 827.8 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' 25.7"||15.88 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 48.3"||952.43 mi||west||0° 04' 42.2"||5.39 mi||north||952.65 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 25.1"||893.73 mi||east||2° 22' 26.7"||163.25 mi||north||913.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu||Mon 4:48 AM||63 km||39 miles||34 nm||SSW|
|Menongue||Mon 4:48 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||NW|
|Mongu||Mon 5:48 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm||NE|
|Maun||Mon 5:48 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||SE|
|Ghanzi||Mon 5:48 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm||SSE|
|Luena||Mon 4:48 AM||624 km||387 miles||337 nm||N|
|Windhoek||Mon 4:48 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm||SSW|
|Huambo||Mon 4:48 AM||691 km||430 miles||373 nm||NW|
|Lubango||Mon 4:48 AM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm||WNW|
|Walvis Bay||Mon 4:48 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||SW|
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