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.
March Equinox 2011
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, March 20, 2011 at 23:20:00 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: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, March 19, 2011 at 6:10 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 12:08 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.10 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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' 26.3"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 13.7"||0.26 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 18.5"||979.82 mi||west||0° 13' 37.1"||15.60 mi||south||979.55 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 40.5"||925.95 mi||east||5° 00' 49.1"||344.70 mi||south||979.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Mon 1:20 AM||188 km||117 miles||102 nm||ESE|
|Kitwe||Mon 1:20 AM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm||SE|
|Ndola||Mon 1:20 AM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm||ESE|
|Kabwe||Mon 1:20 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||SE|
|Mongu||Mon 1:20 AM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm||SSW|
|Lusaka||Mon 1:20 AM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm||SSE|
|Kasama||Mon 1:20 AM||597 km||371 miles||323 nm||E|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Mon 1:20 AM||612 km||381 miles||331 nm||NNW|
|Lucapa||Mon 12:20 AM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm||WNW|
|Luena||Mon 12:20 AM||648 km||402 miles||350 nm||W|
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