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 14:44:00 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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.14 meters/second, 1544.9 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.2 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' 30.9"||16.00 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||north||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 02.5"||959.71 mi||west||0° 05' 43.2"||6.56 mi||north||959.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 38.1"||768.72 mi||east||1° 53' 06.7"||129.65 mi||north||775.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rosso||Fri 2:44 PM||81 km||50 miles||44 nm||SSE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 2:44 PM||109 km||68 miles||59 nm||NNE|
|Saint-Louis||Fri 2:44 PM||125 km||78 miles||68 nm||SSW|
|Touba||Fri 2:44 PM||253 km||157 miles||136 nm||S|
|Thiès||Fri 2:44 PM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm||SSW|
|Dakar||Fri 2:44 PM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm||SSW|
|Farafenni||Fri 2:44 PM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm||S|
|Banjul||Fri 2:44 PM||408 km||254 miles||221 nm||S|
|Serekunda||Fri 2:44 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm||S|
|Nouadhibou||Fri 2:44 PM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm||NNW|
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