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 05:24:00 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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.04 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 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"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 08.7"||975.25 mi||west||0° 09' 21.5"||10.72 mi||north||975.61 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 06.6"||837.07 mi||east||4° 00' 14.8"||275.22 mi||north||886.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Thu 6:24 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Thu 6:24 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||NE|
|Huambo||Thu 6:24 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm||E|
|Cabinda||Thu 6:24 AM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm||NNE|
|Uíge||Thu 6:24 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm||NE|
|Malanje||Thu 6:24 AM||933 km||580 miles||504 nm||ENE|
|Pointe-Noire||Thu 6:24 AM||979 km||608 miles||529 nm||NNE|
|Menongue||Thu 6:24 AM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm||ESE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 6:24 AM||1214 km||754 miles||655 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 6:24 AM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm||NE|
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