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 Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 05:40:00 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: 48%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.52 meters/second, 1575.1 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 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' 32.7"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 47.1"||978.60 mi||west||0° 07' 21.5"||8.43 mi||south||978.88 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 29.1"||728.28 mi||east||3° 12' 33.9"||220.62 mi||south||765.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maradi||Sun 6:40 AM||44 km||27 miles||24 nm||E|
|Sokoto||Sun 6:40 AM||164 km||102 miles||89 nm||WSW|
|Zinder||Sun 6:40 AM||251 km||156 miles||135 nm||E|
|Kano||Sun 6:40 AM||256 km||159 miles||138 nm||SE|
|Zaria||Sun 6:40 AM||288 km||179 miles||156 nm||SSE|
|Kaduna||Sun 6:40 AM||336 km||209 miles||182 nm||SSE|
|Agadez||Sun 6:40 AM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm||NNE|
|Kandi||Sun 6:40 AM||484 km||301 miles||262 nm||WSW|
|Abuja||Sun 6:40 AM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm||S|
|Niamey||Sun 6:40 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||W|
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