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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 02:08:00 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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 27' South, Longitude: 7° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.53 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 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 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 29' 00.4"985.25 miwest0° 10' 27.9"11.99 misouth985.05 mi
24 hours12° 38' 59.5"860.54 mieast3° 53' 39.6"267.70 misouth895.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaFri 3:08 AM648 km403 miles350 nmEast-northeast ENE
CabindaFri 3:08 AM744 km462 miles402 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireFri 3:08 AM787 km489 miles425 nmNortheast NE
LubangoFri 3:08 AM813 km505 miles439 nmSoutheast SE
UígeFri 3:08 AM883 km549 miles477 nmEast-northeast ENE
DolisieFri 3:08 AM892 km554 miles482 nmNortheast NE
HuamboFri 3:08 AM929 km577 miles501 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalanjeFri 3:08 AM969 km602 miles523 nmEast E
KinshasaFri 3:08 AM1091 km678 miles589 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 3:08 AM1093 km679 miles590 nmNortheast NE

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