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 2:39 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, March 30, 2012 at 7:42 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 425.09 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"||950.58 mi||west||0° 05' 40.5"||6.51 mi||north||950.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 48.4"||747.85 mi||east||1° 51' 48.8"||128.19 mi||north||754.51 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||87 km||54 miles||47 nm||NNE|
|Jeddah||Mon 3:20 PM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm||NE|
|Kassala||Mon 3:20 PM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm||S|
|Keren||Mon 3:20 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm||SSE|
|Makkah||Mon 3:20 PM||421 km||261 miles||227 nm||NE|
|Teseney||Mon 3:20 PM||427 km||265 miles||230 nm||S|
|Asmara||Mon 3:20 PM||464 km||288 miles||250 nm||SSE|
|Mendefera||Mon 3:20 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||SSE|
|Khartoum||Mon 3:20 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm||SW|
|Khamis Mushait||Mon 3:20 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm||E|
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