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 1:45 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 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"||985.10 mi||west||0° 09' 14.6"||10.59 mi||north||984.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 07.4"||795.59 mi||east||3° 21' 56.1"||231.35 mi||north||823.72 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||434 km||269 miles||234 nm||N|
|Santa Maria||Sun 3:54 AM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm||NNE|
|Mindelo||Sun 3:54 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||N|
|Dakar||Sun 4:54 AM||838 km||521 miles||453 nm||ENE|
|Serekunda||Sun 4:54 AM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Sun 4:54 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm||ENE|
|Ziguinchor||Sun 4:54 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm||ENE|
|Thiès||Sun 4:54 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Sun 4:54 AM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm||E|
|Farafenni||Sun 4:54 AM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm||ENE|
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