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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 Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 23:12:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 07' North, Longitude: 15° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 53.9"1000.27 miwest0° 11' 18.3"12.95 minorth1000.23 mi
24 hours11° 59' 06.4"826.88 mieast4° 19' 53.4"297.65 minorth875.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BerbératiFri 12:12 AM79 km49 miles43 nmEast-northeast ENE
BertouaFri 12:12 AM164 km102 miles89 nmWest-northwest WNW
BozoumFri 12:12 AM281 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OuéssoFri 12:12 AM297 km185 miles161 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BimboFri 12:12 AM368 km228 miles198 nmEast E
BanguiFri 12:12 AM385 km240 miles208 nmEast E
NgaoundéréFri 12:12 AM390 km243 miles211 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YaoundéFri 12:12 AM398 km247 miles215 nmWest W
ImpfondoFri 12:12 AM431 km268 miles233 nmSoutheast SE
EbebiyínFri 12:12 AM471 km293 miles255 nmWest-southwest WSW
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