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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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 12:50:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 52' South, Longitude: 15° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.5"1003.75 miwest0° 11' 46.6"13.48 minorth1003.87 mi
24 hours11° 34' 46.1"800.87 mieast4° 38' 42.8"319.17 minorth861.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaMon 12:50 PM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KakataMon 12:50 PM975 km606 miles527 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:50 PM1056 km656 miles570 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 12:50 PM1158 km720 miles625 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 12:50 PM1386 km861 miles748 nmNortheast NE
BissauMon 12:50 PM1409 km875 miles761 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 12:50 PM1412 km877 miles762 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulMon 12:50 PM1591 km989 miles859 nmNorth N
BamakoMon 12:50 PM1689 km1050 miles912 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarMon 12:50 PM1737 km1080 miles938 nmNorth N

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