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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 09:34:00 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||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.32 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 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' 31.3"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.7"||975.90 mi||west||0° 08' 00.6"||9.18 mi||north||975.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 40.3"||772.41 mi||east||2° 51' 26.9"||196.48 mi||north||792.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aden||Thu 12:34 PM||242 km||150 miles||130 nm||WSW|
|Al Mukalla||Thu 12:34 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||ENE|
|Ta'izz||Thu 12:34 PM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm||W|
|Sana||Thu 12:34 PM||351 km||218 miles||189 nm||WNW|
|Bosaso||Thu 12:34 PM||360 km||224 miles||195 nm||SE|
|Berbera||Thu 12:34 PM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm||SSW|
|Al Hudaydah||Thu 12:34 PM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||WNW|
|Assab||Thu 12:34 PM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm||W|
|Djibouti||Thu 12:34 PM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm||WSW|
|Tadjoura||Thu 12:34 PM||500 km||310 miles||270 nm||WSW|
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