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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 = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11:58:00 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: 2%

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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 10' North, Longitude: 17° 42' West

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.31 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.5"978.66 miWest0° 08' 12.5"9.40 miNorth978.43 mi
24 hours11° 22' 10.2"765.85 miEast2° 57' 36.5"203.52 miNorth787.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SerekundaWed 11:58 AM115 km71 miles62 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 11:58 AM126 km78 miles68 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZiguinchorWed 11:58 AM168 km104 miles91 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 11:58 AM170 km105 miles92 nmNorth N
ThièsWed 11:58 AM199 km124 miles108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FarafenniWed 11:58 AM232 km144 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 11:58 AM271 km169 miles147 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaWed 11:58 AM273 km169 miles147 nmNortheast NE
Saint-LouisWed 11:58 AM342 km213 miles185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BafatáWed 11:58 AM348 km216 miles188 nmEast-southeast ESE

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