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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 6:50:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 2° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.74 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.10 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 26' 51.8"965.59 miWest0° 07' 49.1"8.96 miNorth965.93 mi
24 hours13° 01' 35.4"870.64 miEast3° 30' 16.0"240.91 miNorth909.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 6:50 PM364 km226 miles197 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaSat 7:50 PM1839 km1143 miles993 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSat 6:50 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 7:50 PM2146 km1333 miles1159 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Sat 8:50 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanSat 6:50 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmNorth N
KinshasaSat 7:50 PM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSat 7:50 PM2277 km1415 miles1230 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraSat 6:50 PM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth N
LoméSat 6:50 PM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmNorth N

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