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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, March 1, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 88%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 25' South, Longitude: 9° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.58 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.42 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 29' 01.0"985.36 miwest0° 10' 28.5"12.00 misouth985.15 mi
24 hours12° 38' 46.1"860.37 mieast3° 53' 56.0"268.01 misouth895.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaFri 2:58 AM399 km248 miles215 nmEast-northeast ENE
CabindaFri 2:58 AM590 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubangoFri 2:58 AM628 km390 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
UígeFri 2:58 AM640 km398 miles346 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireFri 2:58 AM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboFri 2:58 AM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalanjeFri 2:58 AM706 km438 miles381 nmEast E
DolisieFri 2:58 AM749 km465 miles405 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaFri 2:58 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 2:58 AM898 km558 miles485 nmNortheast NE

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