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 23, 2013 at 22:38:00 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: 96%
|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 Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.12 meters/second, 1580.8 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 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' 31.5"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 34.0"||982.11 mi||west||0° 09' 04.5"||10.40 mi||south||982.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 57.2"||767.36 mi||east||3° 54' 13.3"||268.30 mi||south||817.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fada N'gourma||Sat 10:38 PM||16 km||10 miles||9 nm||SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Sat 10:38 PM||198 km||123 miles||107 nm||W|
|Mango||Sat 10:38 PM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm||S|
|Dori||Sat 10:38 PM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm||N|
|Natitingou||Sat 11:38 PM||242 km||150 miles||130 nm||SSE|
|Niamey||Sat 11:38 PM||245 km||152 miles||133 nm||NE|
|Koudougou||Sat 10:38 PM||289 km||179 miles||156 nm||W|
|Kara||Sat 10:38 PM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm||SSE|
|Kandi||Sat 11:38 PM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm||ESE|
|Djougou||Sat 11:38 PM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||SSE|
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