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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 02:00:00 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: 82%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.11 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 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' 28.1"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 16.3"||991.11 mi||west||0° 11' 23.1"||13.04 mi||north||991.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 42.6"||846.65 mi||east||4° 39' 00.5"||319.54 mi||north||908.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lucapa||Thu 3:00 AM||49 km||30 miles||26 nm||SW|
|Tshikapa||Thu 4:00 AM||183 km||114 miles||99 nm||N|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Thu 4:00 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm||NE|
|Luena||Thu 3:00 AM||429 km||266 miles||231 nm||SSW|
|Malanje||Thu 3:00 AM||538 km||335 miles||291 nm||WSW|
|Uíge||Thu 3:00 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||W|
|Kinshasa||Thu 3:00 AM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm||WNW|
|Brazzaville||Thu 3:00 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm||WNW|
|Huambo||Thu 3:00 AM||778 km||483 miles||420 nm||SW|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 4:00 AM||814 km||506 miles||440 nm||ESE|
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