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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 18:50:00 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: 60%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.75 meters/second, 1554.3 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.2 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' 26.8"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 52.0"||965.67 mi||west||0° 07' 49.3"||8.96 mi||north||966.01 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 34.0"||870.68 mi||east||3° 30' 18.1"||240.97 mi||north||909.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 6:50 PM||337 km||209 miles||182 nm||WSW|
|Luanda||Sat 7:50 PM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Sat 6:50 PM||1986 km||1234 miles||1073 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 7:50 PM||2164 km||1345 miles||1168 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Sat 6:50 PM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm||N|
|Windhoek *||Sat 8:50 PM||2254 km||1400 miles||1217 nm||ESE|
|Accra||Sat 6:50 PM||2283 km||1419 miles||1233 nm||N|
|Kinshasa||Sat 7:50 PM||2301 km||1430 miles||1243 nm||ENE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 7:50 PM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm||ENE|
|Lome||Sat 6:50 PM||2371 km||1474 miles||1280 nm||N|
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