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 Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 00:16:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.65 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 24.6"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 46.3"||965.40 mi||west||0° 09' 12.7"||10.56 mi||north||965.79 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 08.9"||921.18 mi||east||4° 03' 40.2"||279.16 mi||north||969.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 12:16 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||WSW|
|Luanda||Tue 1:16 AM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Tue 12:16 AM||1806 km||1122 miles||975 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Tue 1:16 AM||1956 km||1216 miles||1056 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek||Tue 1:16 AM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm||ESE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 1:16 AM||2036 km||1265 miles||1099 nm||ENE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 1:16 AM||2037 km||1266 miles||1100 nm||ENE|
|Accra||Tue 12:16 AM||2213 km||1375 miles||1195 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Tue 12:16 AM||2229 km||1385 miles||1203 nm||N|
|Malabo||Tue 1:16 AM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm||NNE|
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