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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 4:48:00 AM.

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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).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 74%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:44 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 41' South, Longitude: 8° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.65 meters/second, 1521.6 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.76 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miNorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 25' 26.4"945.19 miWest0° 02' 00.1"2.29 miNorth945.29 mi
24 hours13° 45' 55.6"902.06 miEast1° 20' 53.3"92.72 miNorth910.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 4:48 AM401 km249 miles216 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSun 5:48 AM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSun 4:48 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekSun 5:48 AM2661 km1654 miles1437 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanSun 4:48 AM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmNorth N
MonroviaSun 4:48 AM2781 km1728 miles1502 nmNorth N
AccraSun 4:48 AM2819 km1751 miles1522 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 4:48 AM2839 km1764 miles1533 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSun 5:48 AM2857 km1775 miles1543 nmNortheast NE
LomeSun 4:48 AM2931 km1821 miles1583 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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