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 Monday, October 14, 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: 81%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.69 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.4 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' 29.0"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 09.6"||994.64 mi||west||0° 10' 57.2"||12.55 mi||north||994.91 mi|
|24 hours||12° 11' 02.6"||836.60 mi||east||4° 29' 56.9"||309.15 mi||north||894.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 8:50 PM||992 km||617 miles||536 nm||S|
|Abidjan||Mon 8:50 PM||1372 km||853 miles||741 nm||N|
|Accra||Mon 8:50 PM||1518 km||943 miles||820 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 8:50 PM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm||N|
|Monrovia||Mon 8:50 PM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm||NNW|
|São Tomé||Mon 8:50 PM||1613 km||1002 miles||871 nm||ENE|
|Lome||Mon 8:50 PM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm||NNE|
|Porto Novo||Mon 9:50 PM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm||NNE|
|Lagos||Mon 9:50 PM||1800 km||1119 miles||972 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Mon 9:50 PM||1884 km||1171 miles||1017 nm||ENE|
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