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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 17:36:00 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: 57%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.30 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 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' 32.2"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.0"||969.03 mi||west||0° 07' 16.0"||8.33 mi||north||968.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 13.3"||746.91 mi||east||2° 33' 16.8"||175.67 mi||north||762.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zinder||Sat 6:36 PM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm||WSW|
|Agadez||Sat 6:36 PM||425 km||264 miles||229 nm||WNW|
|Maiduguri||Sat 6:36 PM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm||SSE|
|Kano||Sat 6:36 PM||514 km||319 miles||278 nm||SW|
|Ndjamena||Sat 6:36 PM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm||SE|
|Maradi||Sat 6:36 PM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm||WSW|
|Moussoro||Sat 6:36 PM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||ESE|
|Arlit||Sat 6:36 PM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm||NW|
|Maroua||Sat 6:36 PM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||SSE|
|Zaria||Sat 6:36 PM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm||SW|
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