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 03:40:00 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: 81%
|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 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.51 meters/second, 1596.6 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 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' 28.4"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 24.0"||992.01 mi||west||0° 11' 26.1"||13.10 mi||north||992.32 mi|
|24 hours||12° 18' 59.6"||844.19 mi||east||4° 39' 37.0"||320.23 mi||north||906.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 3:40 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm||SSW|
|São Tomé||Thu 3:40 AM||1412 km||877 miles||762 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Thu 3:40 AM||1448 km||900 miles||782 nm||N|
|Accra||Thu 3:40 AM||1505 km||935 miles||813 nm||NNE|
|Lome||Thu 3:40 AM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 3:40 AM||1628 km||1012 miles||879 nm||N|
|Libreville||Thu 4:40 AM||1660 km||1032 miles||897 nm||ENE|
|Porto Novo||Thu 4:40 AM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm||NNE|
|Lagos||Thu 4:40 AM||1726 km||1073 miles||932 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Thu 3:40 AM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm||NNW|
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