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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 = Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 13:16:00.

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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: 9%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, May 3, 2021 at 7:50 pm
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, May 11, 2021 at 6:59 pm

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 57' North, Longitude: 52° 05' West

The ground speed is currently 451.13 meters/second, 1624.1 kilometres/hour, 1009.1 miles/hour or 876.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 35.3"16.82 miWest0° 00' 13.0"0.25 miNorth16.82 mi
1 hour14° 35' 22.6"1009.03 miWest0° 12' 58.0"14.85 miNorth1009.11 mi
24 hours9° 50' 56.5"681.17 miEast5° 07' 12.0"351.80 miNorth765.40 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
MacapáSat 10:16 am151 km94 miles81 nmSoutheast SE
CayenneSat 10:16 am441 km274 miles238 nmNorth N
SantarémSat 10:16 am475 km295 miles256 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 10:16 am482 km299 miles260 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSat 10:16 am547 km340 miles296 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ParamariboSat 10:16 am638 km396 miles344 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nieuw NickerieSat 10:16 am776 km482 miles419 nmNorthwest NW
New AmsterdamSat 9:16 am841 km523 miles454 nmNorthwest NW
LindenSat 9:16 am887 km551 miles479 nmNorthwest NW
GeorgetownSat 9:16 am936 km581 miles505 nmNorthwest NW

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