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 Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 19:22:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 40%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.18 meters/second, 1573.8 km/hour, 977.9 miles/hour or 849.8 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' 30.2"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.4"||977.77 mi||west||0° 08' 02.9"||9.22 mi||north||977.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 26.5"||800.51 mi||east||2° 51' 01.2"||195.96 mi||north||819.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 6:22 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm||ENE|
|Praia||Wed 6:22 PM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm||ENE|
|Dakar||Wed 7:22 PM||1731 km||1076 miles||935 nm||E|
|Banjul||Wed 7:22 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Wed 4:22 PM||1935 km||1203 miles||1045 nm||SSW|
|Bissau||Wed 7:22 PM||1935 km||1203 miles||1045 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Wed 7:22 PM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Wed 7:22 PM||2177 km||1353 miles||1176 nm||E|
|Freetown||Wed 7:22 PM||2254 km||1401 miles||1217 nm||E|
|Cayenne||Wed 4:22 PM||2266 km||1408 miles||1223 nm||WSW|
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