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 Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 03:00:00 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: 92%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.71 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 28.4"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 25.5"||996.95 mi||west||0° 11' 56.5"||13.68 mi||north||997.20 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 36.2"||851.36 mi||east||4° 47' 52.7"||329.67 mi||north||915.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Thu 3:00 AM||1297 km||806 miles||700 nm||N|
|Jamestown||Thu 3:00 AM||1403 km||872 miles||758 nm||SSE|
|Abidjan||Thu 3:00 AM||1514 km||941 miles||818 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Thu 3:00 AM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm||N|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 3:00 AM||1568 km||974 miles||847 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Thu 3:00 AM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm||N|
|Accra||Thu 3:00 AM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Thu 3:00 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm||N|
|Lome||Thu 3:00 AM||1992 km||1238 miles||1076 nm||NE|
|Bamako||Thu 3:00 AM||2046 km||1272 miles||1105 nm||NNE|
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