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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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 04:10:00 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: 71%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 59' South, Longitude: 2° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 02.0"1001.65 miwest0° 11' 45.6"13.47 minorth1001.83 mi
24 hours11° 45' 18.4"812.01 mieast4° 39' 39.8"320.25 minorth873.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméFri 4:10 AM622 km387 miles336 nmNortheast NE
Port-GentilFri 5:10 AM772 km480 miles417 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Fri 4:10 AM773 km480 miles417 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleFri 5:10 AM888 km552 miles479 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraFri 4:10 AM982 km610 miles530 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BataFri 5:10 AM996 km619 miles538 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeFri 4:10 AM1015 km630 miles548 nmNorth N
MalaboFri 5:10 AM1045 km649 miles564 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoFri 5:10 AM1049 km652 miles567 nmNorth N
LagosFri 5:10 AM1052 km654 miles568 nmNorth N

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