Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 11:48:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 34' North, Longitude: 3° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.68 meters/second, 1590.0 km/hour, 988.0 miles/hour or 858.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.47 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miNorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.4"987.85 miWest0° 09' 25.0"10.79 miNorth987.66 mi
24 hours11° 23' 11.3"774.29 miEast3° 28' 42.7"239.11 miNorth805.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KandiWed 12:48 PM85 km53 miles46 nmNorthwest NW
ParakouWed 12:48 PM165 km102 miles89 nmSouthwest SW
DjougouWed 12:48 PM220 km137 miles119 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatitingouWed 12:48 PM231 km143 miles125 nmWest W
KaraWed 11:48 AM274 km170 miles148 nmWest-southwest WSW
SavéWed 12:48 PM301 km187 miles162 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokodéWed 11:48 AM310 km193 miles167 nmSouthwest SW
MangoWed 11:48 AM329 km204 miles177 nmWest W
SokotoWed 12:48 PM336 km209 miles182 nmNortheast NE
IbadanWed 12:48 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth S

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools