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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 Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 00:38:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 07' North, Longitude: 13° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.20 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.0"984.54 miwest0° 09' 05.5"10.41 minorth984.34 mi
24 hours11° 53' 57.2"807.67 mieast3° 18' 46.1"227.73 minorth834.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KindiaSat 12:38 AM124 km77 miles67 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BokéSat 12:38 AM125 km78 miles68 nmWest W
GabúSat 12:38 AM173 km108 miles93 nmNorthwest NW
ConakrySat 12:38 AM188 km117 miles102 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BafatáSat 12:38 AM200 km124 miles108 nmNorthwest NW
MakeniSat 12:38 AM276 km171 miles149 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BissauSat 12:38 AM277 km172 miles149 nmWest-northwest WNW
FreetownSat 12:38 AM292 km181 miles157 nmSouth S
TambacoundaSat 12:38 AM298 km185 miles161 nmNorth N
KoiduSat 12:38 AM364 km226 miles197 nmSoutheast SE
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