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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 14, 2013 at 5:26:00 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: 19%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' North, Longitude: 27° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.32 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.93 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"955.65 miWest0° 04' 44.9"5.45 miSouth955.88 mi
24 hours11° 11' 14.7"735.90 miEast2° 15' 37.1"155.43 miSouth756.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloTue 4:26 PM328 km204 miles177 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa MariaTue 4:26 PM547 km340 miles296 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaTue 4:26 PM577 km359 miles312 nmSoutheast SE
DakarTue 5:26 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottTue 5:26 PM1255 km780 miles678 nmEast E
BanjulTue 5:26 PM1309 km813 miles707 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauTue 5:26 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryTue 5:26 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmEast-southeast ESE
El Aaiún *Tue 6:26 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 5:26 PM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmEast-southeast ESE

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