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 Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 05:36:00 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: 61%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.21 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 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' 24.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 45.3"||937.48 mi||west||0° 02' 26.3"||2.79 mi||north||937.60 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 24.7"||904.60 mi||east||1° 33' 24.5"||107.08 mi||north||915.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 5:36 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||NNW|
|Windhoek *||Tue 7:36 AM||2284 km||1419 miles||1233 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Tue 6:36 AM||2289 km||1422 miles||1236 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Tue 5:36 AM||2564 km||1593 miles||1385 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Tue 6:36 AM||2727 km||1694 miles||1472 nm||NE|
|Cape Town||Tue 7:36 AM||2765 km||1718 miles||1493 nm||SE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 6:36 AM||2774 km||1724 miles||1498 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 6:36 AM||2776 km||1725 miles||1499 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Tue 5:36 AM||2791 km||1734 miles||1507 nm||N|
|Accra||Tue 5:36 AM||2858 km||1776 miles||1543 nm||N|
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