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, January 7, 2013 at 08:34:00 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: 26%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.10 meters/second, 1534.0 km/hour, 953.2 miles/hour or 828.3 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' 25.5"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||south||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 33.7"||952.85 mi||west||0° 07' 21.1"||8.43 mi||south||952.57 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 55.3"||934.54 mi||east||2° 24' 34.1"||165.72 mi||south||942.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 8:34 AM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm||E|
|Recife||Mon 5:34 AM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm||WNW|
|Monrovia||Mon 8:34 AM||2622 km||1629 miles||1416 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Mon 8:34 AM||2688 km||1670 miles||1452 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 8:34 AM||2798 km||1739 miles||1511 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 8:34 AM||2851 km||1771 miles||1539 nm||N|
|Accra||Mon 8:34 AM||2891 km||1796 miles||1561 nm||NNE|
|São Tomé||Mon 8:34 AM||2912 km||1809 miles||1572 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Mon 8:34 AM||2965 km||1842 miles||1601 nm||N|
|Luanda||Mon 9:34 AM||2991 km||1858 miles||1615 nm||ENE|
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