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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 05:00:00 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 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 50' South, Longitude: 9° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.90 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 04.9"1001.85 miwest0° 11' 45.5"13.47 minorth1002.02 mi
24 hours11° 44' 22.6"811.05 mieast4° 39' 23.8"319.95 minorth872.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San PédroFri 5:00 AM911 km566 miles492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaFri 5:00 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 5:00 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 5:00 AM1182 km735 miles638 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 5:00 AM1306 km811 miles705 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraFri 5:00 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 5:00 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JamestownFri 5:00 AM1518 km943 miles820 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LomeFri 5:00 AM1581 km982 miles854 nmNortheast NE
BamakoFri 5:00 AM1723 km1071 miles931 nmNorth N

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