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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 09:34:00 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||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.71 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 30.9"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.9"||954.26 mi||west||0° 04' 39.9"||5.35 mi||north||954.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 33.2"||765.39 mi||east||1° 27' 11.7"||99.96 mi||north||768.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Keren||Fri 12:34 PM||297 km||185 miles||161 nm||SSW|
|Khamis Mushait||Fri 12:34 PM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm||E|
|Port Sudan||Fri 12:34 PM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||WNW|
|Asmara||Fri 12:34 PM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm||SSW|
|Makkah||Fri 12:34 PM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm||N|
|Jeddah||Fri 12:34 PM||377 km||234 miles||203 nm||N|
|Kassala||Fri 12:34 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||SW|
|Teseney||Fri 12:34 PM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||SW|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 12:34 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||SE|
|Mek'ele||Fri 12:34 PM||516 km||320 miles||278 nm||S|
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