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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 17:54:00 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: 48%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 17:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.45 meters/second, 1582.0 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 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"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.9"||982.92 mi||west||0° 08' 53.1"||10.18 mi||north||982.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 16.6"||747.27 mi||east||3° 14' 53.2"||223.32 mi||north||775.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dédougou||Fri 5:54 PM||39 km||24 miles||21 nm||ENE|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Fri 5:54 PM||135 km||84 miles||73 nm||SSW|
|Koudougou||Fri 5:54 PM||152 km||94 miles||82 nm||E|
|Koutiala||Fri 5:54 PM||186 km||116 miles||100 nm||W|
|Ouahigouya||Fri 5:54 PM||205 km||127 miles||110 nm||NE|
|Sikasso||Fri 5:54 PM||234 km||146 miles||127 nm||WSW|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 5:54 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||E|
|Korhogo||Fri 5:54 PM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm||SSW|
|Dabakala||Fri 5:54 PM||440 km||273 miles||237 nm||S|
|Dori||Fri 5:54 PM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm||ENE|
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