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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 56' South, Longitude: 10° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.4"1004.83 miwest0° 11' 05.1"12.69 misouth1004.86 mi
24 hours11° 23' 34.3"787.61 mieast4° 25' 19.1"303.84 misouth842.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port-GentilSun 6:14 PM257 km160 miles139 nmWest-northwest WNW
LibrevilleSun 6:14 PM295 km184 miles160 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancevilleSun 6:14 PM316 km196 miles171 nmEast E
DolisieSun 6:14 PM329 km205 miles178 nmSoutheast SE
Pointe-NoireSun 6:14 PM338 km210 miles183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AconibeSun 6:14 PM358 km222 miles193 nmNorth N
CabindaSun 6:14 PM431 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BataSun 6:14 PM434 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EbebiyínSun 6:14 PM456 km284 miles246 nmNorth N
São ToméSun 5:14 PM514 km319 miles278 nmWest-northwest WNW

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