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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 04:54:00 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: 71%
|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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.89 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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' 30.0"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 04.7"||1001.90 mi||west||0° 11' 45.5"||13.47 mi||north||1002.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 28.0"||811.20 mi||east||4° 39' 25.5"||320.00 mi||north||872.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Fri 4:54 AM||1040 km||646 miles||562 nm||NNW|
|Abidjan||Fri 4:54 AM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 4:54 AM||1134 km||704 miles||612 nm||NNE|
|Accra||Fri 4:54 AM||1322 km||822 miles||714 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Fri 4:54 AM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm||NNW|
|Conakry||Fri 4:54 AM||1475 km||917 miles||797 nm||NNW|
|Lome||Fri 4:54 AM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm||NE|
|Jamestown||Fri 4:54 AM||1483 km||921 miles||801 nm||SSE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 5:54 AM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm||NE|
|Lagos||Fri 5:54 AM||1686 km||1048 miles||911 nm||NE|
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