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, May 7, 2013 at 09:36:00 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: 7%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.76 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 32.0"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.5"||992.59 mi||west||0° 09' 43.4"||11.14 mi||north||992.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 11.3"||765.06 mi||east||3° 38' 27.2"||250.27 mi||north||800.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abuja||Tue 10:36 AM||216 km||134 miles||117 nm||E|
|Ibadan||Tue 10:36 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||SW|
|Parakou||Tue 10:36 AM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm||W|
|Kaduna||Tue 10:36 AM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm||ENE|
|Abeokuta||Tue 10:36 AM||305 km||189 miles||165 nm||SW|
|Benin City||Tue 10:36 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm||S|
|Savé||Tue 10:36 AM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm||WSW|
|Kandi||Tue 10:36 AM||329 km||204 miles||178 nm||NW|
|Zaria||Tue 10:36 AM||342 km||212 miles||185 nm||NE|
|Lagos||Tue 10:36 AM||366 km||228 miles||198 nm||SW|
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