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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 05:54:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 65%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 05:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 60' North, Longitude: 18° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.55 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.9"992.08 miwest0° 09' 58.3"11.42 minorth991.91 mi
24 hours11° 27' 46.5"783.18 mieast3° 42' 12.4"254.55 minorth819.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BissauSun 5:54 AM482 km300 miles260 nmNortheast NE
ZiguinchorSun 5:54 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaSun 5:54 AM548 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BokéSun 5:54 AM550 km342 miles297 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulSun 5:54 AM555 km345 miles299 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 5:54 AM574 km356 miles310 nmEast E
BafatáSun 5:54 AM583 km362 miles315 nmNortheast NE
FarafenniSun 5:54 AM622 km386 miles336 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSun 5:54 AM626 km389 miles338 nmEast E
GabúSun 5:54 AM628 km390 miles339 nmNortheast NE

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