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 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: 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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.55 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 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"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 09.2"||992.07 mi||west||0° 10' 11.6"||11.67 mi||north||991.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 07.9"||815.34 mi||east||3° 47' 24.0"||260.49 mi||north||851.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaga-Bandoro||Sat 12:38 AM||225 km||140 miles||121 nm||SW|
|Sarh||Sat 12:38 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||WNW|
|Bria||Sat 12:38 AM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm||SE|
|Bambari||Sat 12:38 AM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm||S|
|Birao||Sat 12:38 AM||316 km||196 miles||170 nm||NE|
|Mongo||Sat 12:38 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||NNW|
|Moundou||Sat 12:38 AM||490 km||305 miles||265 nm||W|
|Bangui||Sat 12:38 AM||509 km||317 miles||275 nm||SSW|
|Bozoum||Sat 12:38 AM||519 km||322 miles||280 nm||WSW|
|Bimbo||Sat 12:38 AM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm||SSW|
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