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, March 18, 2013 at 16:26:00 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: 40%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.09 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.5 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' 30.8"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.6"||941.65 mi||west||0° 00' 27.8"||0.53 mi||north||941.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 33.1"||754.31 mi||east||0° 14' 53.2"||17.07 mi||south||755.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arlit||Mon 5:26 PM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||WSW|
|Agadez||Mon 5:26 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm||WSW|
|Faya-Largeau||Mon 5:26 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||ESE|
|Moussoro||Mon 5:26 PM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm||SSE|
|Zinder||Mon 5:26 PM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm||SSW|
|Ndjamena||Mon 5:26 PM||929 km||578 miles||502 nm||SSE|
|Fada||Mon 5:26 PM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm||ESE|
|Maradi||Mon 5:26 PM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm||SW|
|Kano||Mon 5:26 PM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm||SSW|
|Abuja||Mon 5:26 PM||1387 km||862 miles||749 nm||SSW|
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