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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.

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

UTC time = Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 4:36:00 AM.

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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).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 75%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' South, Longitude: 6° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.79 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.73 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miNorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 24' 32.2"943.28 miWest0° 04' 40.1"5.35 miNorth943.52 mi
24 hours13° 52' 05.4"907.90 miEast2° 24' 01.1"165.07 miNorth928.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 4:36 AM347 km216 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaTue 5:36 AM2439 km1515 miles1317 nmEast-northeast ENE
WindhoekTue 5:36 AM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméTue 4:36 AM2593 km1612 miles1400 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanTue 4:36 AM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmNorth N
LibrevilleTue 5:36 AM2780 km1727 miles1501 nmNortheast NE
AccraTue 4:36 AM2797 km1738 miles1510 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaTue 4:36 AM2817 km1750 miles1521 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroTue 4:36 AM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmNorth N
KinshasaTue 5:36 AM2900 km1802 miles1566 nmEast-northeast ENE

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