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 09:48:00 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 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.13 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' 48.6"||979.88 mi||west||0° 08' 20.9"||9.57 mi||north||979.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 15.5"||765.75 mi||east||3° 01' 20.1"||207.78 mi||north||788.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maiduguri||Wed 10:48 AM||133 km||82 miles||72 nm||SSW|
|Ndjamena||Wed 10:48 AM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm||ESE|
|Maroua||Wed 10:48 AM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm||SSE|
|Moussoro||Wed 10:48 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm||ENE|
|Garoua||Wed 10:48 AM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm||S|
|Jalingo||Wed 10:48 AM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm||SSW|
|Zinder||Wed 10:48 AM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm||WNW|
|Moundou||Wed 10:48 AM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm||SSE|
|Mongo||Wed 10:48 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||E|
|Kano||Wed 10:48 AM||580 km||361 miles||313 nm||W|
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