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 7:43 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 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"||952.51 mi||west||0° 04' 42.3"||5.40 mi||north||952.73 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 24.3"||893.79 mi||east||2° 22' 29.5"||163.31 mi||north||914.02 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||55 km||34 miles||30 nm||S|
|Menongue||Mon 4:48 AM||377 km||234 miles||203 nm||NW|
|Mongu||Mon 5:48 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||ENE|
|Maun||Mon 5:48 AM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||SE|
|Ghanzi||Mon 5:48 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm||SSE|
|Luena||Mon 4:48 AM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm||N|
|Windhoek||Mon 4:48 AM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm||SSW|
|Huambo||Mon 4:48 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm||NW|
|Lubango||Mon 4:48 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||WNW|
|Walvis Bay||Mon 4:48 AM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm||SW|
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