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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, July 2, 2012 at 23:44:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 2, 2012 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.97 meters/second, 1493.9 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.6 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' 23.0"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 04.1"||928.02 mi||west||0° 03' 13.6"||3.70 mi||north||928.20 mi|
|24 hours||14° 30' 22.8"||935.87 mi||east||1° 56' 54.1"||134.04 mi||north||951.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 11:44 PM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek||Tue 12:44 AM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Tue 12:44 AM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Mon 11:44 PM||2815 km||1749 miles||1520 nm|| NE|
|Cape Town||Tue 1:44 AM||2878 km||1789 miles||1554 nm|| SE|
|Abidjan||Mon 11:44 PM||2949 km||1832 miles||1592 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Tue 12:44 AM||2989 km||1857 miles||1614 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Mon 11:44 PM||3049 km||1895 miles||1646 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 12:44 AM||3057 km||1899 miles||1651 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 12:44 AM||3059 km||1900 miles||1651 nm|| NE|
Related time zone tools