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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 21:30:00 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: 93%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.07 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 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' 24.6"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 40.3"||957.43 mi||west||0° 07' 35.4"||8.70 mi||north||957.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 13.8"||923.74 mi||east||3° 30' 15.7"||240.95 mi||north||961.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Sun 10:30 PM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm||E|
|Luanda||Sun 10:30 PM||1075 km||668 miles||580 nm||NE|
|Windhoek||Sun 10:30 PM||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm||SE|
|Jamestown||Sun 9:30 PM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm||W|
|Kinshasa||Sun 10:30 PM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Sun 10:30 PM||1615 km||1003 miles||872 nm||NE|
|São Tomé||Sun 9:30 PM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm||N|
|Libreville||Sun 10:30 PM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm||N|
|Gaborone||Sun 11:30 PM||2204 km||1369 miles||1190 nm||ESE|
|Malabo||Sun 10:30 PM||2216 km||1377 miles||1197 nm||N|
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