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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 03:50:00 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: 57%
|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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.94 meters/second, 1605.4 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 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' 29.9"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 04.7"||997.47 mi||west||0° 11' 17.1"||12.92 mi||north||997.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 58.0"||805.90 mi||east||4° 33' 28.0"||313.17 mi||north||866.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 5:50 AM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm||W|
|Bujumbura||Fri 5:50 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||NE|
|Bukavu||Fri 5:50 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||NE|
|Rutana||Fri 5:50 AM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm||ENE|
|Gitega||Fri 5:50 AM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm||ENE|
|Tshikapa||Fri 5:50 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||W|
|Ngozi||Fri 5:50 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||NE|
|Ruyigi||Fri 5:50 AM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm||ENE|
|Butare||Fri 5:50 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm||NE|
|Lucapa||Fri 4:50 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||WSW|
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