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 Friday, July 26, 2013 at 04:20:00 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: 84%
|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 Friday, July 26, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.31 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 29.7"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 49.7"||1002.77 mi||west||0° 11' 54.3"||13.63 mi||north||1002.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 55.7"||821.89 mi||east||4° 38' 56.7"||319.44 mi||north||881.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Fri 4:20 AM||1212 km||753 miles||654 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 4:20 AM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Fri 4:20 AM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm||NNE|
|Bissau||Fri 4:20 AM||1416 km||880 miles||765 nm||NNE|
|Banjul||Fri 4:20 AM||1553 km||965 miles||838 nm||NNE|
|Dakar||Fri 4:20 AM||1666 km||1035 miles||900 nm||N|
|Praia||Fri 3:20 AM||1718 km||1067 miles||927 nm||NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 4:20 AM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm||ENE|
|Abidjan||Fri 4:20 AM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Fri 1:20 AM||1877 km||1166 miles||1014 nm||WSW|
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