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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11:58:00 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: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.59 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.9 miles/hour or 850.6 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' 31.7"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.5"||978.66 mi||west||0° 08' 12.5"||9.40 mi||north||978.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 10.2"||765.85 mi||east||2° 57' 36.5"||203.52 mi||north||787.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Serekunda||Wed 11:58 AM||115 km||71 miles||62 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Wed 11:58 AM||126 km||78 miles||68 nm||ENE|
|Ziguinchor||Wed 11:58 AM||168 km||104 miles||91 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Wed 11:58 AM||170 km||105 miles||92 nm||N|
|Thiès||Wed 11:58 AM||199 km||124 miles||108 nm||NNE|
|Farafenni||Wed 11:58 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Wed 11:58 AM||271 km||169 miles||147 nm||ESE|
|Touba||Wed 11:58 AM||273 km||169 miles||147 nm||NE|
|Saint-Louis||Wed 11:58 AM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm||NNE|
|Bafatá||Wed 11:58 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm||ESE|
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