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, September 20, 2013 at 22:38:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 20, 2013 at 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.74 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 30.0"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 08.8"||992.50 mi||west||0° 10' 14.8"||11.74 mi||north||992.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 13.1"||815.80 mi||east||3° 48' 57.0"||262.26 mi||north||852.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malakal||Sat 1:38 AM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm||WNW|
|Addis Ababa||Sat 1:38 AM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm||E|
|Bahir Dar||Sat 1:38 AM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm||NE|
|Adama||Sat 1:38 AM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm||E|
|Debre Berhan||Sat 1:38 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||ENE|
|Gondar||Sat 1:38 AM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm||NNE|
|Juba||Sat 1:38 AM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm||SW|
|Kosti||Sat 1:38 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||NNW|
|Dessie||Sat 1:38 AM||592 km||368 miles||319 nm||ENE|
|Lalibela||Sat 1:38 AM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm||NE|
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