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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 16:26:00 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: 33%
|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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.11 meters/second, 1526.8 km/hour, 948.7 miles/hour or 824.4 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"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 19.5"||948.43 mi||west||0° 03' 14.8"||3.72 mi||south||948.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 30.8"||744.08 mi||east||1° 41' 42.6"||116.59 mi||south||756.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arlit||Tue 5:26 PM||196 km||122 miles||106 nm||ESE|
|Agadez||Tue 5:26 PM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm||SE|
|Maradi||Tue 5:26 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm||SSE|
|Zinder||Tue 5:26 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||SSE|
|Niamey||Tue 5:26 PM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm||SSW|
|Dori||Tue 4:26 PM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm||SW|
|Kano||Tue 5:26 PM||860 km||535 miles||465 nm||SSE|
|In Salah||Tue 5:26 PM||936 km||582 miles||506 nm||NNW|
|Kandi||Tue 5:26 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm||SSW|
|Fada N'gourma||Tue 4:26 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||SW|
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