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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:34:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.89 meters/second, 1594.4 km/hour, 990.7 miles/hour or 860.9 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' 29.7"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||south||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 41.6"||990.63 mi||west||0° 10' 09.9"||11.64 mi||south||990.46 mi|
|24 hours||12° 23' 33.4"||846.96 mi||east||3° 50' 19.0"||263.86 mi||south||882.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 12:34 PM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| S|
|Abidjan||Sat 12:34 PM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 12:34 PM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 12:34 PM||1747 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Sat 12:34 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| NNW|
|São Tomé||Sat 12:34 PM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Sat 12:34 PM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| NNE|
|Porto Novo||Sat 1:34 PM||1994 km||1239 miles||1077 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Sat 1:34 PM||2023 km||1257 miles||1093 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 1:34 PM||2053 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| ENE|
Related time zone tools