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, June 5, 2013 at 11:48:00 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: 9%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.20 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.1 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' 31.6"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.6"||968.82 mi||west||0° 06' 54.3"||7.91 mi||north||968.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 37.3"||759.82 mi||east||2° 24' 19.4"||165.40 mi||north||773.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 10:48 AM||961 km||597 miles||519 nm||E|
|Praia||Wed 10:48 AM||1111 km||690 miles||600 nm||E|
|Dakar||Wed 11:48 AM||1766 km||1097 miles||954 nm||E|
|Banjul||Wed 11:48 AM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Wed 11:48 AM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Wed 11:48 AM||2014 km||1251 miles||1087 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Wed 8:48 AM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm||SSW|
|Conakry||Wed 11:48 AM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Wed 8:48 AM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm||WSW|
|Freetown||Wed 11:48 AM||2370 km||1473 miles||1280 nm||ESE|
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