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 Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 17:24:00 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: 66%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.37 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 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' 32.0"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.0"||1005.18 mi||west||0° 11' 11.4"||12.82 mi||south||1005.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 06.1"||789.77 mi||east||4° 32' 01.2"||311.52 mi||south||848.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisangani||Sun 7:24 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||W|
|Ruhengeri||Sun 7:24 PM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm||SE|
|Mbarara||Sun 8:24 PM||403 km||250 miles||217 nm||ESE|
|Bukavu||Sun 7:24 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm||SSE|
|Yambio||Sun 8:24 PM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||NNE|
|Gitarama||Sun 7:24 PM||426 km||264 miles||230 nm||SE|
|Kigali||Sun 7:24 PM||437 km||271 miles||236 nm||SE|
|Rwamagana||Sun 7:24 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||SE|
|Butare||Sun 7:24 PM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm||SSE|
|Bujumbura||Sun 7:24 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm||SSE|
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