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 Monday, February 18, 2013 at 17:26:00 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: 58%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.28 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 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' 30.9"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.6"||942.13 mi||west||0° 01' 51.7"||2.13 mi||north||942.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 09.3"||755.26 mi||east||0° 18' 34.0"||21.29 mi||north||754.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bardaï||Mon 6:26 PM||135 km||84 miles||73 nm||NNW|
|Faya-Largeau||Mon 6:26 PM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm||SSE|
|Fada||Mon 6:26 PM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm||SE|
|Moussoro||Mon 6:26 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||S|
|Abéché||Mon 6:26 PM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||SSE|
|Mongo||Mon 6:26 PM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm||S|
|Ndjamena||Mon 6:26 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm||SSW|
|Kano||Mon 6:26 PM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm||SW|
|Tripoli||Mon 6:26 PM||1468 km||912 miles||793 nm||NNW|
|Abuja||Mon 6:26 PM||1651 km||1026 miles||891 nm||SW|
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