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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 03:36:00 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: 84%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.51 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 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' 31.3"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 25.4"||1003.18 mi||west||0° 11' 34.7"||13.26 mi||south||1003.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 06.8"||801.37 mi||east||4° 33' 27.7"||313.18 mi||south||858.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Pédro||Thu 3:36 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Thu 3:36 AM||1012 km||629 miles||547 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Thu 3:36 AM||1095 km||680 miles||591 nm||NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 3:36 AM||1125 km||699 miles||608 nm||NNE|
|Accra||Thu 3:36 AM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm||NE|
|Lome||Thu 3:36 AM||1418 km||881 miles||766 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Thu 3:36 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm||NNW|
|Jamestown||Thu 3:36 AM||1438 km||894 miles||777 nm||S|
|Conakry||Thu 3:36 AM||1544 km||959 miles||834 nm||NNW|
|Porto Novo||Thu 4:36 AM||1557 km||967 miles||841 nm||NE|
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