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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 Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 09:24:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 09:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' North, Longitude: 54° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.39 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 825.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.2"949.06 miwest0° 02' 52.8"3.30 minorth948.93 mi
24 hours11° 40' 24.4"763.46 mieast0° 43' 35.7"49.98 minorth763.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Wed 5:24 AM827 km514 miles446 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 5:24 AM843 km524 miles455 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreWed 5:24 AM843 km524 miles455 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 5:24 AM873 km543 miles471 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 5:24 AM874 km543 miles472 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownWed 5:24 AM880 km547 miles475 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceWed 5:24 AM886 km551 miles479 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesWed 5:24 AM890 km553 miles481 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesWed 5:24 AM917 km570 miles495 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 5:24 AM927 km576 miles501 nmWest W
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