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 8:31 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 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' 39.9"||1.91 mi||north||941.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 27.4"||755.23 mi||east||0° 13' 51.4"||15.89 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||219 km||136 miles||118 nm||SSE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:30 PM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||WSW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:30 PM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm||W|
|Dakhla||Mon 7:30 PM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm||NW|
|Rosso||Mon 7:30 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||SW|
|Saint-Louis||Mon 7:30 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||SW|
|Cape Bojador||Mon 7:30 PM||678 km||422 miles||366 nm||NNW|
|Touba||Mon 7:30 PM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm||SSW|
|Smara||Mon 7:30 PM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm||N|
|Tambacounda||Mon 7:30 PM||738 km||459 miles||399 nm||S|
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