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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 03:58:00 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: 76%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.63 meters/second, 1600.7 km/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 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' 30.4"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 26.2"||994.45 mi||west||0° 11' 04.8"||12.69 mi||south||994.31 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 31.5"||827.76 mi||east||4° 14' 27.4"||291.47 mi||south||872.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 3:58 AM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm||SSW|
|São Tomé||Fri 3:58 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 3:58 AM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm||N|
|Accra||Fri 3:58 AM||1473 km||915 miles||795 nm||N|
|Libreville||Fri 4:58 AM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm||NE|
|Lome||Fri 3:58 AM||1562 km||971 miles||843 nm||NNE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 4:58 AM||1639 km||1018 miles||885 nm||NNE|
|Luanda||Fri 4:58 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm||E|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 3:58 AM||1655 km||1028 miles||893 nm||NNW|
|Lagos||Fri 4:58 AM||1661 km||1032 miles||897 nm||NNE|
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