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 25, 2013 at 04:54:00 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: 80%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.45 meters/second, 1585.6 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 38.5"||985.11 mi||west||0° 09' 14.8"||10.59 mi||north||984.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 07.5"||795.60 mi||east||3° 21' 58.1"||231.39 mi||north||823.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sun 3:54 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||N|
|Santa Maria||Sun 3:54 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||N|
|Mindelo||Sun 3:54 AM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm||N|
|Dakar||Sun 4:54 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm||ENE|
|Serekunda||Sun 4:54 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Sun 4:54 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm||ENE|
|Ziguinchor||Sun 4:54 AM||853 km||530 miles||461 nm||ENE|
|Thiès||Sun 4:54 AM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Sun 4:54 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm||E|
|Farafenni||Sun 4:54 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm||ENE|
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