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, October 18, 2013 at 23:18:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 18, 2013 at 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.50 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 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"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.5"||985.22 mi||west||0° 09' 10.5"||10.51 mi||north||985.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 43.7"||807.96 mi||east||3° 21' 03.0"||230.34 mi||north||835.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaduna||Sat 12:18 AM||173 km||107 miles||93 nm||ESE|
|Zaria||Sat 12:18 AM||196 km||122 miles||106 nm||E|
|Sokoto||Sat 12:18 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||NNW|
|Abuja||Sat 12:18 AM||268 km||166 miles||145 nm||SE|
|Kano||Sat 12:18 AM||308 km||192 miles||166 nm||ENE|
|Maradi||Sat 12:18 AM||313 km||194 miles||169 nm||NNE|
|Kandi||Sat 12:18 AM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm||W|
|Parakou||Sat 12:18 AM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm||WSW|
|Ibadan||Sat 12:18 AM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm||SSW|
|Makurdi||Sat 12:18 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||SE|
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