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 09:46:00 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: 2%
|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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.14 meters/second, 1577.3 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.7 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' 31.7"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.8"||979.90 mi||west||0° 08' 21.1"||9.57 mi||north||979.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 14.7"||765.75 mi||east||3° 01' 23.5"||207.85 mi||north||788.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Wed 10:46 AM||119 km||74 miles||64 nm||SE|
|Maiduguri||Wed 10:46 AM||166 km||103 miles||89 nm||SW|
|Maroua||Wed 10:46 AM||249 km||155 miles||135 nm||S|
|Moussoro||Wed 10:46 AM||256 km||159 miles||138 nm||ENE|
|Garoua||Wed 10:46 AM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm||SSW|
|Mongo||Wed 10:46 AM||486 km||302 miles||263 nm||E|
|Moundou||Wed 10:46 AM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm||SSE|
|Jalingo||Wed 10:46 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||SW|
|Zinder||Wed 10:46 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm||W|
|Sarh||Wed 10:46 AM||609 km||379 miles||329 nm||SE|
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