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, February 16, 2013 at 18:34:00 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: 40%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.43 meters/second, 1545.9 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.7 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"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.3"||960.42 mi||west||0° 06' 01.8"||6.91 mi||north||960.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 10.9"||756.21 mi||east||2° 01' 14.8"||138.99 mi||north||764.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Sat 5:34 PM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm||WSW|
|Praia||Sat 5:34 PM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm||SW|
|Mindelo||Sat 5:34 PM||340 km||211 miles||183 nm||W|
|Dakar||Sat 6:34 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||ESE|
|Saint-Louis||Sat 6:34 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm||ESE|
|Thiès||Sat 6:34 PM||582 km||361 miles||314 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 6:34 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||E|
|Rosso||Sat 6:34 PM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm||E|
|Nouadhibou||Sat 6:34 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||NE|
|Touba||Sat 6:34 PM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||ESE|
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