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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 11:38:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.72 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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' 31.6"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.4"||987.94 mi||west||0° 09' 25.4"||10.80 mi||north||987.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 08.6"||774.31 mi||east||3° 28' 58.3"||239.41 mi||north||805.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaduna||Wed 12:38 PM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||E|
|Zaria||Wed 12:38 PM||206 km||128 miles||111 nm||ENE|
|Abuja||Wed 12:38 PM||239 km||149 miles||129 nm||SE|
|Sokoto||Wed 12:38 PM||287 km||178 miles||155 nm||NNW|
|Kano||Wed 12:38 PM||329 km||204 miles||178 nm||ENE|
|Kandi||Wed 12:38 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm||WNW|
|Maradi||Wed 12:38 PM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm||NNE|
|Parakou||Wed 12:38 PM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm||WSW|
|Ibadan||Wed 12:38 PM||413 km||257 miles||223 nm||SSW|
|Makurdi||Wed 12:38 PM||424 km||264 miles||229 nm||SE|
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