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 Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 21:10:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.53 meters/second, 1603.9 km/hour, 996.6 miles/hour or 866.0 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' 28.6"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 34.6"||996.61 mi||west||0° 11' 32.8"||13.22 mi||north||996.86 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 41.3"||854.46 mi||east||4° 41' 35.4"||322.49 mi||north||915.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lucapa||Tue 10:10 PM||329 km||205 miles||178 nm||SSE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Tue 11:10 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||E|
|Kinshasa||Tue 10:10 PM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm||WNW|
|Brazzaville||Tue 10:10 PM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm||WNW|
|Uíge||Tue 10:10 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||WSW|
|Malanje||Tue 10:10 PM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm||SW|
|Luena||Tue 10:10 PM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm||S|
|Dolisie||Tue 10:10 PM||799 km||496 miles||431 nm||W|
|Luanda||Tue 10:10 PM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm||WSW|
|Franceville||Tue 10:10 PM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm||WNW|
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