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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 20:52:00 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: 98%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.09 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 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' 31.1"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||south||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.6"||957.37 mi||west||0° 06' 01.0"||6.90 mi||south||957.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 03.7"||757.38 mi||east||2° 46' 58.2"||191.35 mi||south||786.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Fri 11:52 PM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm||SSW|
|Kassala||Fri 11:52 PM||369 km||230 miles||199 nm||SE|
|Teseney||Fri 11:52 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm||SE|
|Port Sudan||Fri 11:52 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||ENE|
|Kosti||Fri 11:52 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||SSW|
|Keren||Fri 11:52 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||ESE|
|Asmara||Fri 11:52 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||ESE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Fri 11:52 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm||SW|
|Mendefera||Fri 11:52 PM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||ESE|
|Gondar||Fri 11:52 PM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||SE|
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