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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 22:30:00 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: 100%
|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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.80 meters/second, 1565.3 km/hour, 972.6 miles/hour or 845.2 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' 31.5"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.2"||972.49 mi||west||0° 08' 02.7"||9.22 mi||south||972.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 28.6"||757.12 mi||east||3° 31' 42.6"||242.57 mi||south||800.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al-Fashir||Sun 1:30 AM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm||ESE|
|Sarh||Sat 11:30 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||SSW|
|Ndjamena||Sat 11:30 PM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm||WSW|
|Moundou||Sat 11:30 PM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm||SW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Sun 1:30 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm||E|
|Bangui||Sat 11:30 PM||1168 km||725 miles||630 nm||SSW|
|Khartoum||Sun 1:30 AM||1220 km||758 miles||659 nm||E|
|Kano||Sat 11:30 PM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm||W|
|Juba||Sun 1:30 AM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm||SE|
|Yaoundé||Sat 11:30 PM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm||SW|
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