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, February 4, 2013 at 06:34:00 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: 42%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.74 meters/second, 1521.9 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 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' 25.7"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 37.4"||945.33 mi||west||0° 05' 29.5"||6.30 mi||south||945.09 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 48.1"||918.24 mi||east||1° 37' 38.4"||111.94 mi||south||920.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 6:34 AM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm||WNW|
|Luanda||Mon 7:34 AM||1868 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||NE|
|Windhoek *||Mon 8:34 AM||1913 km||1189 miles||1033 nm||ESE|
|São Tomé||Mon 6:34 AM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm||NNE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 7:34 AM||2367 km||1471 miles||1278 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 7:34 AM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Mon 7:34 AM||2391 km||1486 miles||1291 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Mon 8:34 AM||2547 km||1583 miles||1375 nm||SE|
|Abidjan||Mon 6:34 AM||2680 km||1665 miles||1447 nm||N|
|Accra||Mon 6:34 AM||2682 km||1667 miles||1448 nm||N|
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