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 19:36:00 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: 58%
|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 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.77 meters/second, 1558.0 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.2 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' 32.2"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 10.0"||967.85 mi||west||0° 07' 07.2"||8.16 mi||north||967.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 08.1"||747.05 mi||east||2° 29' 31.0"||171.36 mi||north||761.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Louis||Sat 7:36 PM||103 km||64 miles||56 nm||ENE|
|Thiès||Sat 7:36 PM||116 km||72 miles||63 nm||SSE|
|Dakar||Sat 7:36 PM||117 km||73 miles||63 nm||S|
|Touba||Sat 7:36 PM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm||ESE|
|Rosso||Sat 7:36 PM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm||ENE|
|Serekunda||Sat 7:36 PM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm||SSE|
|Banjul||Sat 7:36 PM||269 km||167 miles||145 nm||SSE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 7:36 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm||NNE|
|Farafenni||Sat 7:36 PM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm||SE|
|Ziguinchor||Sat 7:36 PM||371 km||230 miles||200 nm||SSE|
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