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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 20:20:00 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: 68%
|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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.70 meters/second, 1536.1 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 31.6"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 41.2"||954.29 mi||west||0° 05' 09.8"||5.92 mi||north||954.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 08.0"||750.14 mi||east||1° 40' 04.9"||114.74 mi||north||755.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Sun 8:20 PM||95 km||59 miles||52 nm||ESE|
|Rosso||Sun 8:20 PM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Louis||Sun 8:20 PM||253 km||157 miles||137 nm||S|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 8:20 PM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm||N|
|Thiès||Sun 8:20 PM||386 km||240 miles||209 nm||S|
|Touba||Sun 8:20 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm||SSE|
|Dakar||Sun 8:20 PM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm||S|
|Banjul||Sun 8:20 PM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm||S|
|Serekunda||Sun 8:20 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm||S|
|Farafenni||Sun 8:20 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||SSE|
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