Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, August 2, 2015 at 1:08:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, July 31, 2015 at 10:44 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, August 7, 2015 at 2:04 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 2, 2015 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 29' South, Longitude: 5° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.72 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.47 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.1"987.99 miWest0° 10' 26.8"11.97 miNorth988.28 mi
24 hours13° 17' 09.6"908.99 miEast4° 22' 56.0"301.13 miNorth961.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CabindaSun 2:08 AM826 km513 miles446 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireSun 2:08 AM833 km518 miles450 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaSun 2:08 AM873 km543 miles472 nmEast E
Port-GentilSun 2:08 AM939 km583 miles507 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieSun 2:08 AM942 km586 miles509 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSun 1:08 AM988 km614 miles533 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSun 2:08 AM1083 km673 miles585 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSun 2:08 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmEast-northeast ENE
KinshasaSun 2:08 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboSun 2:08 AM1406 km874 miles759 nmNorth-northeast NNE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools