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 17:16:00 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: 41%
|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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.07 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 941.9 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' 00.4"||0.01 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.7"||941.68 mi||west||0° 00' 23.0"||0.44 mi||north||941.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 27.7"||754.23 mi||east||0° 16' 48.6"||19.27 mi||south||755.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dori||Mon 5:16 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||S|
|Arlit||Mon 6:16 PM||712 km||442 miles||384 nm||ESE|
|Niamey||Mon 6:16 PM||766 km||476 miles||413 nm||S|
|In Salah||Mon 6:16 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm||NNE|
|Ouahigouya||Mon 5:16 PM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm||SSW|
|Agadez||Mon 6:16 PM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm||ESE|
|Fada N'gourma||Mon 5:16 PM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm||S|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 5:16 PM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm||SSW|
|Koudougou||Mon 5:16 PM||955 km||594 miles||516 nm||SSW|
|Maradi||Mon 6:16 PM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||SE|
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