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 12:29 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 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 426.34 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 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"||953.43 mi||west||0° 04' 29.8"||5.16 mi||north||953.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 57.4"||765.19 mi||east||1° 23' 03.2"||95.21 mi||north||767.98 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||469 km||292 miles||253 nm||WSW|
|Arlit||Fri 12:28 PM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm||W|
|Zinder||Fri 12:28 PM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm||SW|
|Moussoro||Fri 12:28 PM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm||SE|
|Faya-Largeau||Fri 12:28 PM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm||E|
|Ndjamena||Fri 12:28 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm||SSE|
|Maradi||Fri 12:28 PM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm||SW|
|Kano||Fri 12:28 PM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||SSW|
|Mongo||Fri 12:28 PM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm||SE|
|Kaduna||Fri 12:28 PM||1001 km||622 miles||540 nm||SSW|
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