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 Monday, April 1, 2013 at 04:36:00 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: 72%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 1, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.24 meters/second, 1505.7 km/hour, 935.6 miles/hour or 813.0 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' 24.3"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 17.8"||935.34 mi||west||0° 00' 57.0"||1.09 mi||south||935.30 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 25.7"||923.59 mi||east||0° 14' 55.0"||17.11 mi||north||924.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 4:36 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||NNW|
|Windhoek *||Mon 6:36 AM||2286 km||1420 miles||1234 nm||E|
|Luanda||Mon 5:36 AM||2312 km||1437 miles||1248 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Mon 4:36 AM||2596 km||1613 miles||1402 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Mon 6:36 AM||2751 km||1710 miles||1486 nm||SE|
|Libreville||Mon 5:36 AM||2757 km||1713 miles||1489 nm||NE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 5:36 AM||2799 km||1739 miles||1512 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 5:36 AM||2801 km||1741 miles||1513 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Mon 4:36 AM||2823 km||1754 miles||1524 nm||N|
|Accra||Mon 4:36 AM||2891 km||1796 miles||1561 nm||N|
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