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 Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 23:48:00 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: 99%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.60 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 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"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 10.1"||972.05 mi||west||0° 07' 24.2"||8.48 mi||north||971.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 32.1"||801.59 mi||east||2° 34' 37.6"||177.21 mi||north||816.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zinder||Sun 12:48 AM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm||WSW|
|Kano||Sun 12:48 AM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm||SW|
|Maradi||Sun 12:48 AM||384 km||239 miles||208 nm||WSW|
|Maiduguri||Sun 12:48 AM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm||SE|
|Agadez||Sun 12:48 AM||401 km||249 miles||217 nm||NW|
|Zaria||Sun 12:48 AM||477 km||296 miles||257 nm||SW|
|Kaduna||Sun 12:48 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||SW|
|Ndjamena||Sun 12:48 AM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm||ESE|
|Maroua||Sun 12:48 AM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm||SE|
|Sokoto||Sun 12:48 AM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||WSW|
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