Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 = Friday, November 1, 2013 at 11:30:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 07' South, Longitude: 22° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.03 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.59 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.2"995.35 miWest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 miSouth995.23 mi
24 hours12° 16' 36.9"842.68 miEast4° 03' 38.2"279.07 miSouth883.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeFri 8:30 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmWest W
FortalezaFri 8:30 AM1814 km1127 miles979 nmWest W
SalvadorFri 8:30 AM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaFri 11:30 AM1974 km1226 miles1066 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 11:30 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownFri 11:30 AM2072 km1288 miles1119 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryFri 11:30 AM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 11:30 AM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulFri 11:30 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaFri 10:30 AM2439 km1516 miles1317 nmNorth N

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools