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 04:20:00 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 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 06.6"||997.69 mi||west||0° 11' 17.7"||12.93 mi||north||997.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 19.5"||805.31 mi||east||4° 33' 32.1"||313.25 mi||north||866.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tshikapa||Fri 6:20 AM||286 km||178 miles||155 nm||E|
|Kinshasa||Fri 5:20 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm||WNW|
|Brazzaville||Fri 5:20 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||WNW|
|Lucapa||Fri 5:20 AM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm||SE|
|Uíge||Fri 5:20 AM||397 km||246 miles||214 nm||WSW|
|Malanje||Fri 5:20 AM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm||SSW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 6:20 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||E|
|Luanda||Fri 5:20 AM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm||WSW|
|Dolisie||Fri 5:20 AM||647 km||402 miles||350 nm||WNW|
|Mbandaka||Fri 5:20 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm||N|
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