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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%

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 Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 16' South, Longitude: 8° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.01 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 55.2"1002.10 miwest0° 11' 27.6"13.12 minorth1002.25 mi
24 hours11° 56' 37.5"825.52 mieast4° 34' 23.3"314.21 minorth883.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San PédroTue 9:50 PM794 km493 miles428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanTue 9:50 PM957 km595 miles517 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaTue 9:50 PM993 km617 miles536 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakataTue 9:50 PM1003 km623 miles541 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroTue 9:50 PM1054 km655 miles569 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraTue 9:50 PM1236 km768 miles668 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 9:50 PM1316 km817 miles710 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeTue 9:50 PM1396 km868 miles754 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 9:50 PM1440 km895 miles778 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JamestownTue 9:50 PM1534 km953 miles829 nmSouth S

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