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 Tuesday, May 20, 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: 66%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.04 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 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' 27.0"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 58.9"||975.26 mi||west||0° 08' 50.9"||10.14 mi||north||975.59 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 08.4"||875.35 mi||east||3° 50' 29.0"||264.02 mi||north||919.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Huambo||Tue 4:48 AM||108 km||67 miles||59 nm||W|
|Menongue||Tue 4:48 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm||SSE|
|Malanje||Tue 4:48 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||N|
|Luena||Tue 4:48 AM||360 km||224 miles||194 nm||ENE|
|Lubango||Tue 4:48 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||SW|
|Luanda||Tue 4:48 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm||NW|
|Uíge||Tue 4:48 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm||NNW|
|Lucapa||Tue 4:48 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm||NE|
|Rundu||Tue 4:48 AM||668 km||415 miles||360 nm||SSE|
|Mongu||Tue 5:48 AM||751 km||467 miles||405 nm||ESE|
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