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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 51%

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 Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 4° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.92 meters/second, 1554.9 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.10 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.7"966.00 miwest0° 07' 23.0"8.46 minorth966.31 mi
24 hours13° 09' 51.0"880.43 mieast3° 20' 39.5"229.90 minorth916.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoTue 6:48 AM947 km588 miles511 nmEast E
JamestownTue 5:48 AM1125 km699 miles607 nmWest W
LuandaTue 6:48 AM1140 km708 miles616 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekTue 6:48 AM1564 km972 miles845 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaTue 6:48 AM1642 km1020 miles887 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 6:48 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNortheast NE
São ToméTue 5:48 AM1689 km1050 miles912 nmNorth N
LibrevilleTue 6:48 AM1760 km1094 miles950 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboTue 6:48 AM2101 km1306 miles1134 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéTue 6:48 AM2196 km1364 miles1186 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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