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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 11:14:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 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' 31.7"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.3"||998.67 mi||west||0° 10' 36.2"||12.14 mi||north||998.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 19.2"||777.07 mi||east||4° 02' 04.3"||277.26 mi||north||821.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lome||Tue 11:14 AM||98 km||61 miles||53 nm||ESE|
|Accra||Tue 11:14 AM||120 km||74 miles||65 nm||SSW|
|Atakpamé||Tue 11:14 AM||144 km||90 miles||78 nm||NE|
|Bohicon||Tue 12:14 PM||201 km||125 miles||109 nm||ENE|
|Kumasi||Tue 11:14 AM||225 km||140 miles||121 nm||W|
|Cotonou||Tue 12:14 PM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm||E|
|Porto Novo||Tue 12:14 PM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm||E|
|Savé||Tue 12:14 PM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm||NE|
|Sokodé||Tue 11:14 AM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm||NNE|
|Lagos||Tue 12:14 PM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm||E|
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