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 Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 04:36:00 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: 53%
|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 Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.79 meters/second, 1568.9 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 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' 27.9"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 05.0"||974.69 mi||west||0° 09' 18.2"||10.66 mi||north||975.06 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 25.7"||838.13 mi||east||3° 59' 13.9"||274.05 mi||north||887.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luena||Thu 5:36 AM||149 km||93 miles||81 nm||N|
|Menongue||Thu 5:36 AM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm||WSW|
|Mongu||Thu 6:36 AM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm||SE|
|Huambo||Thu 5:36 AM||477 km||296 miles||258 nm||W|
|Lucapa||Thu 5:36 AM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm||N|
|Rundu||Thu 5:36 AM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm||S|
|Malanje||Thu 5:36 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||NW|
|Lubango||Thu 5:36 AM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm||WSW|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 6:36 AM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm||E|
|Uíge||Thu 5:36 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm||NW|
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