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 04:48:00 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 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.07 meters/second, 1533.9 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 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' 04.7"||0.09 mi||north||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 49.8"||952.87 mi||west||0° 04' 49.0"||5.52 mi||north||953.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 31' 39.1"||893.27 mi||east||2° 24' 56.2"||166.10 mi||north||914.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Mon 5:48 AM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm||ENE|
|Jamestown||Mon 4:48 AM||1219 km||757 miles||658 nm||W|
|Luanda||Mon 5:48 AM||1251 km||778 miles||676 nm||NE|
|Windhoek||Mon 5:48 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm||ESE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 5:48 AM||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 5:48 AM||1790 km||1112 miles||967 nm||NE|
|São Tomé||Mon 4:48 AM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm||N|
|Libreville||Mon 5:48 AM||2006 km||1246 miles||1083 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Mon 6:48 AM||2238 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||SSE|
|Gaborone||Mon 6:48 AM||2257 km||1402 miles||1219 nm||ESE|
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