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, March 16, 2013 at 14:44:00 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: 22%
|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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.19 meters/second, 1537.9 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 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' 31.1"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.9"||955.39 mi||west||0° 05' 03.0"||5.79 mi||north||955.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 39.5"||763.05 mi||east||1° 36' 27.2"||110.57 mi||north||767.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Sat 3:44 PM||653 km||405 miles||352 nm||S|
|Agadez||Sat 3:44 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm||W|
|Zinder||Sat 3:44 PM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm||SW|
|Kano||Sat 3:44 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||SW|
|Maradi||Sat 3:44 PM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm||WSW|
|Abuja||Sat 3:44 PM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm||SW|
|Niamey||Sat 3:44 PM||1401 km||871 miles||757 nm||WSW|
|Bangui||Sat 3:44 PM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm||SSE|
|Yaoundé||Sat 3:44 PM||1592 km||989 miles||860 nm||SSW|
|Tripoli||Sat 3:44 PM||1658 km||1030 miles||895 nm||N|
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