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 11:28:00 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||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 11:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.35 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.8 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"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.4"||953.44 mi||west||0° 04' 29.9"||5.16 mi||north||953.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 57.1"||765.19 mi||east||1° 23' 05.8"||95.26 mi||north||767.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Fri 12:28 PM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||WSW|
|Arlit||Fri 12:28 PM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm||W|
|Zinder||Fri 12:28 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm||SW|
|Moussoro||Fri 12:28 PM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm||SE|
|Faya-Largeau||Fri 12:28 PM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm||E|
|Ndjamena||Fri 12:28 PM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm||SSE|
|Maradi||Fri 12:28 PM||781 km||486 miles||422 nm||SW|
|Kano||Fri 12:28 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm||SSW|
|Mongo||Fri 12:28 PM||950 km||591 miles||513 nm||SE|
|Fada||Fri 12:28 PM||975 km||606 miles||527 nm||E|
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