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 Monday, March 26, 2012 at 12:20:00 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: 13%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 2:37 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, March 30, 2012 at 7:41 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 26, 2012 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.08 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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' 31.7"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.3"||950.63 mi||west||0° 05' 40.4"||6.50 mi||north||950.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 49.2"||747.91 mi||east||1° 51' 46.3"||128.15 mi||north||754.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Mon 3:20 PM||105 km||65 miles||57 nm||NE|
|Kassala||Mon 3:20 PM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm||S|
|Jeddah||Mon 3:20 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm||NE|
|Keren||Mon 3:20 PM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm||SSE|
|Teseney||Mon 3:20 PM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm||S|
|Makkah||Mon 3:20 PM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm||NE|
|Asmara||Mon 3:20 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||SSE|
|Khartoum||Mon 3:20 PM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm||SW|
|Khamis Mushait||Mon 3:20 PM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm||E|
|Mek'ele||Mon 3:20 PM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm||SSE|
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