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 Thursday, May 9, 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.11 meters/second, 1555.6 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 840.0 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' 31.3"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 23.8"||966.38 mi||west||0° 06' 39.0"||7.62 mi||north||966.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 05.8"||766.48 mi||east||2° 17' 13.8"||157.28 mi||north||778.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al-Fashir||Thu 12:36 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm||SW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Thu 12:36 PM||397 km||246 miles||214 nm||SE|
|Khartoum||Thu 12:36 PM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm||E|
|Kosti||Thu 12:36 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm||ESE|
|Fada||Thu 10:36 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||WNW|
|Abéché||Thu 10:36 AM||780 km||484 miles||421 nm||WSW|
|Malakal||Thu 12:36 PM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm||SSE|
|Wau||Thu 12:36 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm||S|
|Kassala||Thu 12:36 PM||927 km||576 miles||500 nm||E|
|Faya-Largeau||Thu 10:36 AM||951 km||591 miles||514 nm||WNW|
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