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, August 23, 2013 at 23:38:00 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: 89%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 23, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.01 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 30.2"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.4"||997.60 mi||west||0° 10' 57.1"||12.54 mi||north||997.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 36.4"||813.47 mi||east||4° 08' 06.5"||284.18 mi||north||858.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Goba||Sat 2:38 AM||126 km||78 miles||68 nm||NW|
|Awasa||Sat 2:38 AM||262 km||163 miles||141 nm||WNW|
|Adama||Sat 2:38 AM||310 km||193 miles||168 nm||NNW|
|Arba Minch||Sat 2:38 AM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm||W|
|Addis Ababa||Sat 2:38 AM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm||NNW|
|Dire Dawa||Sat 2:38 AM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm||NNE|
|Debre Berhan||Sat 2:38 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm||NNW|
|Jimma||Sat 2:38 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm||WNW|
|Hargeisa||Sat 2:38 AM||538 km||334 miles||291 nm||NE|
|Nekemte||Sat 2:38 AM||561 km||348 miles||303 nm||NW|
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