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 Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:22:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.19 meters/second, 1509.1 km/hour, 937.7 miles/hour or 814.8 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' 22.7"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||south||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 43.4"||937.48 mi||west||0° 00' 32.3"||0.62 mi||south||937.46 mi|
|24 hours||14° 55' 28.3"||973.05 mi||east||0° 26' 59.7"||30.95 mi||north||974.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 12:22 PM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||NW|
|Windhoek *||Tue 2:22 PM||1860 km||1156 miles||1005 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Tue 1:22 PM||1896 km||1178 miles||1024 nm||NE|
|São Tomé||Tue 12:22 PM||2336 km||1452 miles||1261 nm||NNE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 1:22 PM||2405 km||1494 miles||1298 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 1:22 PM||2407 km||1496 miles||1300 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Tue 1:22 PM||2458 km||1528 miles||1327 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Tue 2:22 PM||2460 km||1529 miles||1328 nm||SE|
|Malabo||Tue 1:22 PM||2770 km||1721 miles||1496 nm||NNE|
|Accra||Tue 12:22 PM||2774 km||1724 miles||1498 nm||N|
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