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 Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 00:44:00 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: 97%
|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 Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.46 meters/second, 1582.0 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 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' 26.6"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 35.3"||982.91 mi||west||0° 11' 02.4"||12.65 mi||north||983.28 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 57.6"||886.94 mi||east||4° 36' 39.9"||316.88 mi||north||947.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Wed 1:44 AM||722 km||448 miles||390 nm||ENE|
|Cabinda||Wed 1:44 AM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm||NE|
|Pointe-Noire||Wed 1:44 AM||827 km||514 miles||447 nm||NE|
|Lubango||Wed 1:44 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm||SE|
|Dolisie||Wed 1:44 AM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm||NE|
|Uíge||Wed 1:44 AM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm||ENE|
|Huambo||Wed 1:44 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||ESE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 1:44 AM||1147 km||713 miles||619 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 1:44 AM||1148 km||713 miles||620 nm||NE|
|São Tomé||Wed 12:44 AM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm||N|
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