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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 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||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.5"||992.53 mi||west||0° 09' 43.5"||11.14 mi||north||992.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 11.0"||765.01 mi||east||3° 38' 28.6"||250.28 mi||north||800.68 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||220 km||137 miles||119 nm||E|
|Kaduna||Tue 10:36 AM||260 km||161 miles||140 nm||NE|
|Ibadan||Tue 10:36 AM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm||SW|
|Parakou||Tue 10:36 AM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm||W|
|Benin City||Tue 10:36 AM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm||S|
|Zaria||Tue 10:36 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm||NE|
|Abeokuta||Tue 10:36 AM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm||SW|
|Kandi||Tue 10:36 AM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm||NW|
|Savé||Tue 10:36 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm||WSW|
|Makurdi||Tue 10:36 AM||371 km||231 miles||201 nm||ESE|
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