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 Wednesday, May 1, 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: 64%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.58 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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' 26.3"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 19.3"||958.50 mi||west||0° 07' 25.9"||8.52 mi||north||958.84 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 58.9"||870.75 mi||east||3° 22' 06.2"||231.59 mi||north||907.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 5:36 AM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm||ENE|
|Luanda||Wed 6:36 AM||2395 km||1488 miles||1293 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Wed 5:36 AM||2415 km||1500 miles||1304 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Wed 5:36 AM||2424 km||1506 miles||1309 nm||N|
|Monrovia||Wed 5:36 AM||2532 km||1573 miles||1367 nm||N|
|Accra||Wed 5:36 AM||2548 km||1583 miles||1376 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 5:36 AM||2572 km||1598 miles||1389 nm||N|
|Libreville||Wed 6:36 AM||2622 km||1629 miles||1416 nm||NE|
|Lome||Wed 5:36 AM||2662 km||1654 miles||1437 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek||Wed 6:36 AM||2667 km||1657 miles||1440 nm||ESE|
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