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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 06:58:00 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: 3%
|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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 06:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.83 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.6 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 31.8"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 51.3"||981.53 mi||west||0° 08' 31.7"||9.77 mi||north||981.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 05.2"||765.68 mi||east||3° 06' 05.1"||213.23 mi||north||790.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hadibu||Wed 9:58 AM||75 km||46 miles||40 nm||WNW|
|Salalah||Wed 10:58 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm||N|
|Bosaso||Wed 9:58 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||WSW|
|Al Mukalla||Wed 9:58 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||WNW|
|Galkayo||Wed 9:58 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm||SW|
|Aden||Wed 9:58 AM||1052 km||654 miles||568 nm||W|
|Sana||Wed 9:58 AM||1175 km||730 miles||635 nm||WNW|
|Djibouti||Wed 9:58 AM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm||W|
|Muscat||Wed 10:58 AM||1299 km||807 miles||701 nm||NNE|
|Abu Dhabi||Wed 10:58 AM||1327 km||825 miles||717 nm||N|
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