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 14:24:00 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: 5%
|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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.22 meters/second, 1545.2 km/hour, 960.1 miles/hour or 834.3 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"||16.00 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||north||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 02.8"||959.88 mi||west||0° 05' 44.9"||6.59 mi||north||959.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 33.9"||768.77 mi||east||1° 53' 49.3"||130.47 mi||north||775.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Fri 2:24 PM||162 km||101 miles||87 nm||N|
|Tambacounda||Fri 2:24 PM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm||SW|
|Rosso||Fri 2:24 PM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm||W|
|Nouakchott||Fri 2:24 PM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm||WNW|
|Touba||Fri 2:24 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Louis||Fri 2:24 PM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm||WSW|
|Farafenni||Fri 2:24 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||SW|
|Bamako||Fri 2:24 PM||612 km||381 miles||331 nm||SE|
|Gabú||Fri 2:24 PM||614 km||381 miles||332 nm||SSW|
|Thiès||Fri 2:24 PM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm||WSW|
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