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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:14:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 13%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 01' North, Longitude: 0° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.82 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.69 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"1001.65 miWest0° 10' 42.0"12.25 miNorth1001.59 mi
24 hours11° 07' 29.8"766.58 miEast4° 06' 37.4"282.46 miNorth814.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraMon 9:14 AM59 km37 miles32 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LomeMon 9:14 AM209 km130 miles113 nmNortheast NE
KumasiMon 9:14 AM235 km146 miles127 nmNorthwest NW
AtakpaméMon 9:14 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CotonouMon 10:14 AM339 km211 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE
BohiconMon 10:14 AM355 km221 miles192 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoMon 10:14 AM363 km225 miles196 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanMon 9:14 AM413 km256 miles223 nmWest W
LagosMon 10:14 AM435 km270 miles235 nmEast-northeast ENE
SavéMon 10:14 AM455 km283 miles246 nmNortheast NE

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