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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 13:44:00 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: 8%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.14 meters/second, 1580.9 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' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.5"||982.15 mi||west||0° 08' 54.0"||10.20 mi||north||981.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 56.2"||773.07 mi||east||3° 13' 59.5"||222.27 mi||north||799.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sokoto||Thu 2:44 PM||124 km||77 miles||67 nm||NW|
|Maradi||Thu 2:44 PM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm||NE|
|Zaria||Thu 2:44 PM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm||ESE|
|Kaduna||Thu 2:44 PM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm||SE|
|Kano||Thu 2:44 PM||282 km||175 miles||152 nm||E|
|Kandi||Thu 2:44 PM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||WSW|
|Zinder||Thu 2:44 PM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||ENE|
|Abuja||Thu 2:44 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm||SSE|
|Niamey||Thu 2:44 PM||440 km||274 miles||238 nm||WNW|
|Parakou||Thu 2:44 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||SW|
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