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 05:04:00 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 05:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.94 meters/second, 1569.4 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.4 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' 28.1"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 07.2"||975.02 mi||west||0° 09' 20.2"||10.70 mi||north||975.38 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 39.6"||837.51 mi||east||3° 59' 49.6"||274.73 mi||north||887.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Thu 6:04 AM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm||S|
|Huambo||Thu 6:04 AM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm||E|
|Luanda||Thu 6:04 AM||466 km||289 miles||252 nm||N|
|Menongue||Thu 6:04 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||ESE|
|Malanje||Thu 6:04 AM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm||NE|
|Uíge||Thu 6:04 AM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm||NNE|
|Luena||Thu 6:04 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||E|
|Cabinda||Thu 6:04 AM||838 km||521 miles||452 nm||N|
|Rundu||Thu 6:04 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm||SE|
|Pointe-Noire||Thu 6:04 AM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm||N|
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