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 26, 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: 89%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.76 meters/second, 1572.3 km/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 849.0 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' 26.3"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 27.3"||976.87 mi||west||0° 10' 20.0"||11.84 mi||north||977.25 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 53.1"||881.54 mi||east||4° 22' 32.0"||300.72 mi||north||937.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Wed 1:00 AM||1615 km||1003 miles||872 nm||WNW|
|Jamestown||Wed 4:00 AM||1674 km||1040 miles||904 nm||ESE|
|Salvador||Wed 1:00 AM||1935 km||1202 miles||1045 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Wed 1:00 AM||2174 km||1351 miles||1174 nm||WNW|
|Monrovia||Wed 4:00 AM||2309 km||1435 miles||1247 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Wed 4:00 AM||2418 km||1502 miles||1306 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Wed 4:00 AM||2508 km||1558 miles||1354 nm||NNE|
|Abidjan||Wed 4:00 AM||2665 km||1656 miles||1439 nm||NE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 1:00 AM||2670 km||1659 miles||1442 nm||WSW|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 4:00 AM||2697 km||1676 miles||1456 nm||NE|
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