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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 21:02:00 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: 95%
|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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 21:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.10 meters/second, 1523.2 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 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' 30.7"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.0"||946.15 mi||west||0° 03' 52.7"||4.45 mi||south||946.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 55.5"||758.41 mi||east||1° 58' 16.3"||135.58 mi||south||774.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Faya-Largeau||Thu 10:02 PM||181 km||113 miles||98 nm||S|
|Fada||Thu 10:02 PM||347 km||215 miles||187 nm||SE|
|Abéché||Thu 10:02 PM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm||SSE|
|Kufra||Thu 10:02 PM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||NE|
|Moussoro||Thu 10:02 PM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm||SSW|
|Mongo||Thu 10:02 PM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm||S|
|Al-Fashir||Fri 12:02 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||SE|
|Ndjamena||Thu 10:02 PM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm||SSW|
|Kano||Thu 10:02 PM||1435 km||891 miles||775 nm||SW|
|Khartoum||Fri 12:02 AM||1458 km||906 miles||787 nm||ESE|
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