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 Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 15:40:00 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: 28%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.15 meters/second, 1595.3 km/hour, 991.3 miles/hour or 861.4 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' 29.8"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 53.2"||991.17 mi||west||0° 09' 59.2"||11.44 mi||north||991.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 32.5"||818.74 mi||east||3° 41' 16.5"||253.48 mi||north||852.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abuja||Tue 4:40 PM||73 km||45 miles||39 nm||WNW|
|Makurdi||Tue 4:40 PM||124 km||77 miles||67 nm||SSE|
|Kaduna||Tue 4:40 PM||207 km||129 miles||112 nm||NNW|
|Zaria||Tue 4:40 PM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm||N|
|Enugu||Tue 4:40 PM||262 km||163 miles||142 nm||SSW|
|Kano||Tue 4:40 PM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm||N|
|Jalingo||Tue 4:40 PM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm||E|
|Benin City||Tue 4:40 PM||379 km||236 miles||205 nm||SW|
|Owerri||Tue 4:40 PM||379 km||236 miles||205 nm||SSW|
|Bamenda||Tue 4:40 PM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm||SE|
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