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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 20:50:00 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: 71%
|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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.09 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 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' 28.1"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 08.3"||982.08 mi||west||0° 09' 48.1"||11.23 mi||north||982.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 32' 25.6"||851.20 mi||east||4° 09' 50.5"||286.17 mi||north||903.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 8:50 PM||1498 km||931 miles||809 nm||ESE|
|Recife||Sun 5:50 PM||1812 km||1126 miles||978 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Sun 8:50 PM||2115 km||1314 miles||1142 nm||NNE|
|Salvador||Sun 5:50 PM||2168 km||1347 miles||1170 nm||W|
|Freetown||Sun 8:50 PM||2249 km||1398 miles||1215 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 5:50 PM||2344 km||1456 miles||1266 nm||WNW|
|Conakry||Sun 8:50 PM||2346 km||1457 miles||1267 nm||NNE|
|Abidjan||Sun 8:50 PM||2436 km||1514 miles||1315 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 8:50 PM||2476 km||1539 miles||1337 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Sun 8:50 PM||2563 km||1593 miles||1384 nm||N|
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