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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 02:44:00 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: 80%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 32.4"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 32.2"||1002.04 mi||west||0° 11' 02.4"||12.64 mi||south||1002.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 25.0"||760.74 mi||east||4° 31' 42.3"||311.15 mi||south||823.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaoundé||Wed 3:44 AM||137 km||85 miles||74 nm||SSW|
|Bertoua||Wed 3:44 AM||201 km||125 miles||108 nm||ESE|
|Bamenda||Wed 3:44 AM||223 km||138 miles||120 nm||WNW|
|Douala||Wed 3:44 AM||270 km||167 miles||146 nm||WSW|
|Ngaoundéré||Wed 3:44 AM||313 km||194 miles||169 nm||NE|
|Ebebiyín||Wed 3:44 AM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm||SSW|
|Malabo||Wed 3:44 AM||375 km||233 miles||202 nm||WSW|
|Bata||Wed 3:44 AM||424 km||263 miles||229 nm||SW|
|Aconibe||Wed 3:44 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm||SSW|
|Jalingo||Wed 3:44 AM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm||N|
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