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 23, 2013 at 21:42:00 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: 90%
|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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.22 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 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' 30.6"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.8"||939.75 mi||west||0° 01' 39.0"||1.89 mi||south||939.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 52.6"||758.72 mi||east||1° 06' 07.8"||75.82 mi||south||765.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dori||Wed 9:42 PM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||SSE|
|Ouahigouya||Wed 9:42 PM||778 km||484 miles||420 nm||S|
|In Salah||Wed 10:42 PM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm||NNE|
|Niamey||Wed 10:42 PM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm||SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Wed 9:42 PM||912 km||567 miles||492 nm||S|
|Koudougou||Wed 9:42 PM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm||S|
|Fada N'gourma||Wed 9:42 PM||976 km||606 miles||527 nm||SSE|
|Koutiala||Wed 9:42 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm||SSW|
|Tindouf||Wed 10:42 PM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm||NW|
|Arlit||Wed 10:42 PM||1003 km||623 miles||541 nm||E|
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