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, August 22, 2013 at 01:54:00 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: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.21 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 28.6"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 44.6"||1000.38 mi||west||0° 12' 02.4"||13.79 mi||north||1000.56 mi|
|24 hours||12° 18' 49.7"||850.78 mi||east||4° 47' 07.0"||328.81 mi||north||912.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Thu 1:54 AM||1212 km||753 miles||654 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 1:54 AM||1313 km||816 miles||709 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Thu 1:54 AM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm||NNE|
|Bissau||Thu 1:54 AM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm||N|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 1:54 AM||1668 km||1036 miles||901 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Thu 1:54 AM||1684 km||1047 miles||909 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Thu 1:54 AM||1800 km||1118 miles||972 nm||N|
|Jamestown||Thu 1:54 AM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm||SE|
|Dakar||Thu 1:54 AM||1936 km||1203 miles||1045 nm||N|
|Bamako||Thu 1:54 AM||1969 km||1224 miles||1063 nm||NNE|
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