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 14, 2013 at 14:34:00 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: 11%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 14, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.77 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 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' 29.5"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 38.3"||997.08 mi||west||0° 11' 53.9"||13.63 mi||north||997.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 28.9"||815.75 mi||east||4° 47' 12.9"||328.91 mi||north||881.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Mon 2:34 PM||1055 km||656 miles||570 nm||NE|
|Jamestown||Mon 2:34 PM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm||SSW|
|Accra||Mon 2:34 PM||1277 km||793 miles||689 nm||N|
|Libreville||Mon 3:34 PM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm||ENE|
|Abidjan||Mon 2:34 PM||1316 km||818 miles||711 nm||NNW|
|Lome||Mon 2:34 PM||1353 km||841 miles||730 nm||N|
|Porto Novo||Mon 3:34 PM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm||NNE|
|Lagos||Mon 3:34 PM||1438 km||893 miles||776 nm||NNE|
|Malabo||Mon 3:34 PM||1483 km||922 miles||801 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 2:34 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm||NNW|
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