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 Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 03:50:00 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: 76%
|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 Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 30.6"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.21 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.8"||1000.89 mi||west||0° 11' 14.4"||12.87 mi||north||1000.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 16.5"||800.38 mi||east||4° 17' 19.9"||294.72 mi||north||850.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Sat 3:50 AM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm||NNE|
|Kumasi||Sat 3:50 AM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm||NNW|
|Lome||Sat 3:50 AM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Sat 3:50 AM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm||WNW|
|Atakpamé||Sat 3:50 AM||408 km||254 miles||220 nm||NNE|
|Cotonou||Sat 4:50 AM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm||ENE|
|Bohicon||Sat 4:50 AM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm||NE|
|Porto Novo||Sat 4:50 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||ENE|
|Lagos||Sat 4:50 AM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm||ENE|
|Divo||Sat 3:50 AM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm||WNW|
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