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 Monday, September 23, 2013 at 02:44:00 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: 86%
|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 Monday, September 23, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.77 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 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"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.9"||965.62 mi||west||0° 06' 26.6"||7.39 mi||north||965.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 34.6"||791.83 mi||east||2° 10' 11.6"||149.21 mi||north||801.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dori||Mon 2:44 AM||201 km||125 miles||109 nm||SSE|
|Ouahigouya||Mon 2:44 AM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm||SW|
|Niamey||Mon 3:44 AM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm||SE|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 2:44 AM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm||SSW|
|Fada N'gourma||Mon 2:44 AM||421 km||262 miles||227 nm||SSE|
|Koudougou||Mon 2:44 AM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm||SSW|
|Mango||Mon 2:44 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm||SSE|
|Kandi||Mon 3:44 AM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm||SE|
|Natitingou||Mon 3:44 AM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm||SSE|
|Koutiala||Mon 2:44 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm||SW|
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