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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 = Wednesday, May 1, 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: 64%

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 Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 27' South, Longitude: 6° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.27 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.97 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 14.8"957.81 miWest0° 07' 20.0"8.41 miNorth958.15 mi
24 hours13° 08' 49.2"872.24 miEast3° 20' 08.0"229.33 miNorth908.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 5:36 AM720 km447 miles389 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaWed 5:36 AM1083 km673 miles585 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekWed 5:36 AM1258 km782 miles679 nmSoutheast SE
JamestownWed 4:36 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmWest W
KinshasaWed 5:36 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 5:36 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNortheast NE
São ToméWed 4:36 AM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 5:36 AM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNorth N
GaboroneWed 6:36 AM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboWed 5:36 AM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmNorth N

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