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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 22:10:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||20° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.84 meters/second, 1561.8 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 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' 26.4"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 32.3"||970.36 mi||west||0° 08' 52.3"||10.17 mi||north||970.72 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 34.7"||885.32 mi||east||3° 54' 08.5"||268.25 mi||north||931.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 10:10 PM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm|| E|
|Recife||Sun 7:10 PM||1675 km||1041 miles||904 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Sun 7:10 PM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Sun 7:10 PM||2259 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Sun 10:10 PM||2475 km||1538 miles||1336 nm|| NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 7:10 PM||2584 km||1605 miles||1395 nm|| WSW|
|Freetown||Sun 10:10 PM||2595 km||1613 miles||1401 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Sun 10:10 PM||2687 km||1670 miles||1451 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Sun 10:10 PM||2800 km||1740 miles||1512 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 10:10 PM||2842 km||1766 miles||1535 nm|| NE|
Related time zone tools