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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 = Monday, April 21, 2014 at 5:48:00 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: 62%

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 Monday, April 21, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 16' South, Longitude: 8° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.27 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.89 miWest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 miNorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 25' 51.3"953.31 miWest0° 04' 55.6"5.65 miNorth953.54 mi
24 hours13° 30' 52.3"892.80 miEast2° 27' 24.6"168.93 miNorth914.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 5:48 AM362 km225 miles196 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanMon 5:48 AM2552 km1586 miles1378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaMon 6:48 AM2564 km1593 miles1384 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméMon 5:48 AM2587 km1608 miles1397 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaMon 5:48 AM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 5:48 AM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmNorth N
AccraMon 5:48 AM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WindhoekMon 6:48 AM2771 km1722 miles1496 nmEast-southeast ESE
LibrevilleMon 6:48 AM2797 km1738 miles1511 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 5:48 AM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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