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 29, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 78%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.69 meters/second, 1557.7 km/hour, 967.9 miles/hour or 841.1 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' 26.3"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 20.9"||967.74 mi||west||0° 09' 00.4"||10.32 mi||north||968.11 mi|
|24 hours||13° 03' 49.0"||875.57 mi||east||3° 55' 19.2"||269.60 mi||north||922.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 4:00 AM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm||WSW|
|Luanda||Wed 5:00 AM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Wed 4:00 AM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Wed 5:00 AM||2061 km||1281 miles||1113 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Wed 4:00 AM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm||N|
|Kinshasa||Wed 5:00 AM||2200 km||1367 miles||1188 nm||ENE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 5:00 AM||2200 km||1367 miles||1188 nm||ENE|
|Accra||Wed 4:00 AM||2207 km||1371 miles||1192 nm||N|
|Windhoek||Wed 5:00 AM||2213 km||1375 miles||1195 nm||ESE|
|Lome||Wed 4:00 AM||2291 km||1423 miles||1237 nm||N|
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