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 Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 05:44:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, July 8, 2013 at 7:15 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 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' 31.7"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.5"||998.83 mi||west||0° 10' 33.7"||12.10 mi||north||998.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 42.3"||771.88 mi||east||4° 00' 07.7"||275.04 mi||north||815.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cotonou||Sun 6:44 AM||10 km||6 miles||5 nm||E|
|Porto Novo||Sun 6:44 AM||32 km||20 miles||17 nm||ENE|
|Bohicon||Sun 6:44 AM||93 km||58 miles||50 nm||NNW|
|Lagos||Sun 6:44 AM||111 km||69 miles||60 nm||E|
|Lome||Sun 5:44 AM||128 km||79 miles||69 nm||WSW|
|Abeokuta||Sun 6:44 AM||140 km||87 miles||76 nm||NE|
|Savé||Sun 6:44 AM||183 km||114 miles||99 nm||N|
|Atakpamé||Sun 5:44 AM||184 km||115 miles||100 nm||NW|
|Ibadan||Sun 6:44 AM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm||ENE|
|Accra||Sun 5:44 AM||297 km||185 miles||160 nm||WSW|
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