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 Saturday, May 11, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|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 Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.63 meters/second, 1521.5 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.5 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' 30.7"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.4"||945.10 mi||west||0° 02' 13.0"||2.54 mi||north||945.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 50.4"||760.73 mi||east||0° 27' 15.5"||31.25 mi||north||760.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arlit||Sat 1:28 PM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||WSW|
|Agadez||Sat 1:28 PM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||SSW|
|Zinder||Sat 1:28 PM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm||S|
|Maradi||Sat 1:28 PM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm||SSW|
|Kano||Sat 1:28 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm||S|
|Moussoro||Sat 1:28 PM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm||SE|
|Niamey||Sat 1:28 PM||1031 km||641 miles||557 nm||SW|
|Ndjamena||Sat 1:28 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm||SE|
|Abuja||Sat 1:28 PM||1195 km||743 miles||645 nm||S|
|Ouagadougou||Sat 12:28 PM||1417 km||880 miles||765 nm||WSW|
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