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 22:22:00 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 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.33 meters/second, 1524.0 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 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"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.8"||946.74 mi||west||0° 04' 00.2"||4.59 mi||south||946.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 30.5"||758.42 mi||east||2° 01' 08.4"||138.87 mi||south||775.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Thu 11:22 PM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm||SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 10:22 PM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm||SSW|
|Koudougou||Thu 10:22 PM||838 km||521 miles||453 nm||SSW|
|Agadez||Thu 11:22 PM||881 km||548 miles||476 nm||ESE|
|In Salah||Thu 11:22 PM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm||NNE|
|Kandi||Thu 11:22 PM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm||SSE|
|Koutiala||Thu 10:22 PM||981 km||609 miles||530 nm||SW|
|Maradi||Thu 11:22 PM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm||SE|
|Mango||Thu 10:22 PM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm||S|
|Bamako||Thu 10:22 PM||1145 km||711 miles||618 nm||SW|
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