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 8, 2013 at 11:20:00 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: 5%
|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 Friday, February 8, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.32 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.6 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' 25.2"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 22.3"||955.68 mi||west||0° 07' 52.7"||9.03 mi||north||956.05 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 37.5"||898.55 mi||east||3° 35' 52.7"||247.38 mi||north||939.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 11:20 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||E|
|Monrovia||Fri 11:20 AM||2551 km||1585 miles||1377 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Fri 11:20 AM||2606 km||1619 miles||1407 nm||NNE|
|Recife||Fri 8:20 AM||2614 km||1624 miles||1411 nm||WNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 11:20 AM||2718 km||1689 miles||1467 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 11:20 AM||2786 km||1731 miles||1504 nm||N|
|Accra||Fri 11:20 AM||2805 km||1743 miles||1515 nm||NNE|
|São Tomé||Fri 11:20 AM||2826 km||1756 miles||1526 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Fri 11:20 AM||2901 km||1802 miles||1566 nm||N|
|Luanda||Fri 12:20 PM||2919 km||1814 miles||1576 nm||ENE|
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