Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, April 8, 2013 at 10:14:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 51' North, Longitude: 3° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.00 meters/second, 1616.4 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.4"1004.30 miWest0° 11' 18.5"12.95 miNorth1004.33 mi
24 hours11° 18' 54.9"782.27 miEast4° 24' 43.4"303.16 miNorth837.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméMon 10:14 AM386 km240 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo António (Príncipe)Mon 10:14 AM425 km264 miles229 nmEast E
Port HarcourtMon 11:14 AM499 km310 miles270 nmNortheast NE
LagosMon 11:14 AM509 km317 miles275 nmNorth N
CotonouMon 11:14 AM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoMon 11:14 AM524 km326 miles283 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LoméMon 10:14 AM542 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Benin CityMon 11:14 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OwerriMon 11:14 AM553 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
AbeokutaMon 11:14 AM587 km365 miles317 nmNorth N

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools