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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 21:20:00 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: 91%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.37 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 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' 27.5"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 35.1"||984.96 mi||west||0° 10' 32.6"||12.08 mi||north||985.29 mi|
|24 hours||12° 46' 07.5"||869.78 mi||east||4° 26' 09.1"||304.84 mi||north||926.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Mon 10:20 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm||E|
|Cabinda||Mon 10:20 PM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm||ENE|
|Pointe-Noire||Mon 10:20 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||NE|
|São Tomé||Mon 9:20 PM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm||N|
|Libreville||Mon 10:20 PM||1260 km||783 miles||681 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Mon 9:20 PM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm||WSW|
|Kinshasa||Mon 10:20 PM||1318 km||819 miles||711 nm||ENE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 10:20 PM||1318 km||819 miles||712 nm||ENE|
|Malabo||Mon 10:20 PM||1585 km||985 miles||856 nm||NNE|
|Yaoundé||Mon 10:20 PM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm||NNE|
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