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 9:28 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 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' 45.4"||937.48 mi||west||0° 02' 26.3"||2.80 mi||north||937.61 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 23.6"||904.59 mi||east||1° 33' 27.8"||107.14 mi||north||915.20 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||446 km||277 miles||241 nm||N|
|Windhoek *||Tue 7:36 AM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Tue 6:36 AM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Tue 5:36 AM||2579 km||1602 miles||1392 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Tue 6:36 AM||2743 km||1705 miles||1481 nm||NE|
|Cape Town||Tue 7:36 AM||2787 km||1732 miles||1505 nm||SE|
|Abidjan||Tue 5:36 AM||2792 km||1735 miles||1507 nm||N|
|Kinshasa||Tue 6:36 AM||2797 km||1738 miles||1510 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 6:36 AM||2799 km||1739 miles||1511 nm||NE|
|Accra||Tue 5:36 AM||2863 km||1779 miles||1546 nm||N|
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