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 Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 22:52:00 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||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.75 meters/second, 1550.7 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.3 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' 32.0"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||south||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 05.9"||963.40 mi||west||0° 05' 19.0"||6.09 mi||south||963.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 50.5"||731.21 mi||east||2° 26' 40.7"||168.10 mi||south||754.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Wed 11:52 PM||503 km||312 miles||271 nm||S|
|Maiduguri||Wed 11:52 PM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm||SSW|
|Zinder||Wed 11:52 PM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||WSW|
|Agadez||Wed 11:52 PM||790 km||491 miles||426 nm||W|
|Sarh||Wed 11:52 PM||891 km||553 miles||481 nm||SSE|
|Moundou||Wed 11:52 PM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm||S|
|Kano||Wed 11:52 PM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm||SW|
|Maradi||Wed 11:52 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm||WSW|
|Abuja||Wed 11:52 PM||1214 km||754 miles||656 nm||SW|
|Bangui||Wed 11:52 PM||1401 km||871 miles||757 nm||SSE|
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