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 Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 09:34:00 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: 50%
|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 Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.37 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 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' 30.7"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.2"||949.01 mi||west||0° 02' 51.9"||3.28 mi||north||948.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 23.4"||763.40 mi||east||0° 43' 13.5"||49.55 mi||north||763.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Codrington (Barbuda)||Wed 5:34 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm||WSW|
|Saint John's (Antigua)||Wed 5:34 AM||599 km||372 miles||324 nm||WSW|
|Pointe-à-Pitre||Wed 5:34 AM||612 km||380 miles||331 nm||WSW|
|Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)||Wed 5:34 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||WSW|
|Brades||Wed 5:34 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm||WSW|
|Roseau||Wed 5:34 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm||SW|
|Gustavia||Wed 5:34 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||W|
|Basseterre (St. Kitts)||Wed 5:34 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm||WSW|
|Fort-de-France||Wed 5:34 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm||SW|
|The Valley||Wed 5:34 AM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm||W|
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