Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 10:48:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.82 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 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"||16.10 mi||West||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||North||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.5"||965.73 mi||West||0° 06' 33.5"||7.52 mi||North||965.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 32.8"||766.49 mi||East||2° 14' 52.7"||154.59 mi||North||777.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zinder||Thu 11:48 AM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm||SW|
|Agadez||Thu 11:48 AM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm||WNW|
|Arlit||Thu 11:48 AM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm||NW|
|Maradi||Thu 11:48 AM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm||SW|
|Kano||Thu 11:48 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||SSW|
|Maiduguri||Thu 11:48 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm||SSE|
|Zaria||Thu 11:48 AM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm||SSW|
|Ndjamena||Thu 11:48 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||SE|
|Sokoto||Thu 11:48 AM||664 km||412 miles||358 nm||WSW|
|Moussoro||Thu 11:48 AM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm||ESE|
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