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 15, 2013 at 18:34:00 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: 31%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.49 meters/second, 1567.8 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.5 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' 31.7"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 47.9"||973.96 mi||west||0° 07' 54.5"||9.06 mi||north||973.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 22.4"||759.03 mi||east||2° 48' 39.2"||193.27 mi||north||778.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Fri 5:34 PM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm||ENE|
|Praia||Fri 5:34 PM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||E|
|Dakar||Fri 6:34 PM||1663 km||1033 miles||898 nm||E|
|Banjul||Fri 6:34 PM||1762 km||1095 miles||952 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Fri 6:34 PM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Fri 6:34 PM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Fri 3:34 PM||2094 km||1301 miles||1130 nm||SSW|
|Conakry||Fri 6:34 PM||2151 km||1337 miles||1161 nm||ESE|
|Freetown||Fri 6:34 PM||2235 km||1389 miles||1207 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Fri 3:34 PM||2372 km||1474 miles||1281 nm||WSW|
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