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 19:30:00 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: 59%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.10 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.4"||941.67 mi||west||0° 01' 40.0"||1.91 mi||north||941.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 27.3"||755.23 mi||east||0° 13' 54.1"||15.94 mi||north||754.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Mon 7:30 PM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm||SSE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:30 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||WSW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:30 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||W|
|Dakhla||Mon 7:30 PM||545 km||338 miles||294 nm||NW|
|Rosso||Mon 7:30 PM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||SW|
|Saint-Louis||Mon 7:30 PM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm||SW|
|Cape Bojador||Mon 7:30 PM||688 km||427 miles||371 nm||NNW|
|Smara||Mon 7:30 PM||712 km||443 miles||385 nm||N|
|Touba||Mon 7:30 PM||725 km||451 miles||392 nm||SW|
|Tambacounda||Mon 7:30 PM||744 km||463 miles||402 nm||SSW|
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