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 Friday, November 15, 2013 at 23:48:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:17 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 15, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.64 meters/second, 1571.9 km/hour, 976.7 miles/hour or 848.8 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' 30.6"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 38.5"||976.54 mi||west||0° 07' 53.4"||9.04 mi||north||976.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 48' 21.7"||794.56 mi||east||2° 48' 20.9"||192.91 mi||north||812.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dakar||Fri 11:48 PM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm||ENE|
|Serekunda||Fri 11:48 PM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm||E|
|Thiès||Fri 11:48 PM||350 km||218 miles||189 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Fri 11:48 PM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm||E|
|Ziguinchor||Fri 11:48 PM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm||ESE|
|Praia||Fri 10:48 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm||WNW|
|Touba||Fri 11:48 PM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||ENE|
|Farafenni||Fri 11:48 PM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm||E|
|Saint-Louis||Fri 11:48 PM||463 km||287 miles||250 nm||NE|
|Santa Maria||Fri 10:48 PM||488 km||303 miles||263 nm||NW|
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