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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 12:28:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
|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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.66 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 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' 31.1"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.2"||960.88 mi||west||0° 05' 54.7"||6.78 mi||north||960.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 08.4"||769.08 mi||east||1° 57' 54.8"||135.16 mi||north||776.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Faya-Largeau||Fri 1:28 PM||281 km||174 miles||151 nm||ENE|
|Moussoro||Fri 1:28 PM||361 km||225 miles||195 nm||S|
|Fada||Fri 1:28 PM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm||E|
|Ndjamena||Fri 1:28 PM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm||SSW|
|Abéché||Fri 1:28 PM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm||SE|
|Mongo||Fri 1:28 PM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm||SSE|
|Maiduguri||Fri 1:28 PM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm||SW|
|Sarh||Fri 1:28 PM||878 km||545 miles||474 nm||SSE|
|Zinder||Fri 1:28 PM||894 km||556 miles||483 nm||WSW|
|Moundou||Fri 1:28 PM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm||S|
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