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 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: 57%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.98 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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' 30.0"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 05.3"||997.62 mi||west||0° 11' 17.3"||12.93 mi||north||997.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 44.3"||805.75 mi||east||4° 33' 29.6"||313.22 mi||north||866.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 6:00 AM||57 km||35 miles||31 nm||E|
|Tshikapa||Fri 6:00 AM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm||W|
|Lucapa||Fri 5:00 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm||SW|
|Luena||Fri 5:00 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||SSW|
|Bujumbura||Fri 6:00 AM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||ENE|
|Kisangani||Fri 6:00 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm||NNE|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 6:00 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||SE|
|Gitega||Fri 6:00 AM||812 km||505 miles||439 nm||ENE|
|Butare||Fri 6:00 AM||831 km||516 miles||448 nm||ENE|
|Malanje||Fri 5:00 AM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm||WSW|
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