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 7:58 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 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' 07.3"||975.10 mi||west||0° 09' 20.2"||10.70 mi||north||975.46 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 37.7"||837.54 mi||east||3° 59' 51.0"||274.78 mi||north||887.22 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||212 km||132 miles||115 nm||SSE|
|Huambo||Thu 6:04 AM||288 km||179 miles||155 nm||E|
|Luanda||Thu 6:04 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm||N|
|Malanje||Thu 6:04 AM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm||NE|
|Menongue||Thu 6:04 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm||ESE|
|Uíge||Thu 6:04 AM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm||NNE|
|Luena||Thu 6:04 AM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm||E|
|Cabinda||Thu 6:04 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm||N|
|Rundu||Thu 6:04 AM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm||SE|
|Pointe-Noire||Thu 6:04 AM||923 km||574 miles||498 nm||N|
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