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 12:28:00 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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.42 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.6 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"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 20.7"||964.81 mi||west||0° 06' 25.7"||7.37 mi||north||964.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 10.3"||766.48 mi||east||2° 11' 32.2"||150.76 mi||north||776.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rosso||Thu 12:28 PM||239 km||149 miles||129 nm||W|
|Tambacounda||Thu 12:28 PM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm||S|
|Touba||Thu 12:28 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Louis||Thu 12:28 PM||312 km||194 miles||168 nm||W|
|Nouakchott||Thu 12:28 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm||NW|
|Tidjikja||Thu 12:28 PM||349 km||217 miles||189 nm||NE|
|Farafenni||Thu 12:28 PM||360 km||224 miles||194 nm||SW|
|Thiès||Thu 12:28 PM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm||WSW|
|Gabú||Thu 12:28 PM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm||S|
|Banjul||Thu 12:28 PM||440 km||274 miles||238 nm||SW|
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