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 11:48:00 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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.75 meters/second, 1568.7 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.0 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"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.9"||974.62 mi||west||0° 07' 50.9"||9.00 mi||north||974.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 21.6"||772.20 mi||east||2° 47' 17.0"||191.71 mi||north||790.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Thu 12:48 PM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm||SSE|
|Maiduguri||Thu 12:48 PM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm||SSW|
|Garoua||Thu 12:48 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||SSW|
|Zinder||Thu 12:48 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm||W|
|Moundou||Thu 12:48 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||SSE|
|Jalingo||Thu 12:48 PM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm||SSW|
|Sarh||Thu 12:48 PM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm||SE|
|Kano||Thu 12:48 PM||696 km||433 miles||376 nm||WSW|
|Agadez||Thu 12:48 PM||778 km||484 miles||420 nm||WNW|
|Maradi||Thu 12:48 PM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm||W|
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