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 12:18:00 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 12:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.19 meters/second, 1534.3 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.4 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' 30.9"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.8"||953.14 mi||west||0° 04' 25.4"||5.07 mi||north||952.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 07.3"||765.14 mi||east||1° 21' 14.0"||93.13 mi||north||767.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dori||Fri 12:18 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||S|
|Niamey||Fri 1:18 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm||SSE|
|Ouahigouya||Fri 12:18 PM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm||SSW|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 12:18 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm||SSW|
|Fada N'gourma||Fri 12:18 PM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm||S|
|Koudougou||Fri 12:18 PM||725 km||451 miles||392 nm||SSW|
|Arlit||Fri 1:18 PM||771 km||479 miles||417 nm||E|
|Agadez||Fri 1:18 PM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm||E|
|Kandi||Fri 1:18 PM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||SSE|
|Mango||Fri 12:18 PM||886 km||551 miles||478 nm||S|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.