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 Monday, May 19, 2014 at 04:38:00 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: 76%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.70 meters/second, 1546.9 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.3 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' 25.7"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 47.0"||961.02 mi||west||0° 06' 49.1"||7.81 mi||north||961.32 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 07.9"||895.94 mi||east||3° 08' 59.1"||216.54 mi||north||927.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 4:38 AM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm||E|
|Abidjan||Mon 4:38 AM||2381 km||1479 miles||1285 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Mon 4:38 AM||2443 km||1518 miles||1319 nm||N|
|São Tomé||Mon 4:38 AM||2458 km||1527 miles||1327 nm||NE|
|Luanda||Mon 5:38 AM||2508 km||1559 miles||1354 nm||ENE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 4:38 AM||2518 km||1565 miles||1360 nm||N|
|Accra||Mon 4:38 AM||2530 km||1572 miles||1366 nm||NNE|
|Lome||Mon 4:38 AM||2652 km||1648 miles||1432 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Mon 5:38 AM||2678 km||1664 miles||1446 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Mon 4:38 AM||2718 km||1689 miles||1467 nm||N|
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