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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 = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 12:08:00 PM.

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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: 6%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 12:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 36' North, Longitude: 31° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.23 meters/second, 1595.6 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.52 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.1"991.34 miWest0° 09' 35.8"10.99 miNorth991.16 mi
24 hours11° 12' 59.1"765.02 miEast3° 34' 59.8"246.30 miNorth799.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 11:08 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmNortheast NE
DakarTue 12:08 PM1614 km1003 miles871 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 12:08 PM1665 km1035 miles899 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaTue 9:08 AM1676 km1041 miles905 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BissauTue 12:08 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 12:08 PM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryTue 12:08 PM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmEast E
RecifeTue 9:08 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FreetownTue 12:08 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmEast E
BelémTue 9:08 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmWest-southwest WSW

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