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 01:34:00 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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.70 meters/second, 1582.9 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 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"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 38.9"||983.53 mi||west||0° 11' 05.1"||12.70 mi||north||983.89 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 32.9"||885.83 mi||east||4° 37' 23.5"||317.73 mi||north||946.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 1:34 AM||640 km||398 miles||345 nm||S|
|Abidjan||Wed 1:34 AM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm||N|
|São Tomé||Wed 1:34 AM||1760 km||1093 miles||950 nm||NE|
|Accra||Wed 1:34 AM||1823 km||1133 miles||985 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 1:34 AM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm||N|
|Monrovia||Wed 1:34 AM||1925 km||1196 miles||1040 nm||NNW|
|Lome||Wed 1:34 AM||1938 km||1204 miles||1046 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Wed 2:34 AM||2000 km||1243 miles||1080 nm||NE|
|Luanda||Wed 2:34 AM||2030 km||1261 miles||1096 nm||E|
|Porto Novo||Wed 2:34 AM||2036 km||1265 miles||1099 nm||NNE|
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