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 Friday, March 1, 2013 at 18:30:00 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: 83%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.74 meters/second, 1568.7 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 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' 28.1"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 06.2"||974.49 mi||west||0° 09' 25.2"||10.79 mi||south||974.24 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 16.5"||877.05 mi||east||3° 23' 21.3"||233.02 mi||south||901.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sat 4:00 AM||82 km||51 miles||44 nm||NNE|
|Katherine||Sat 4:00 AM||228 km||142 miles||123 nm||SE|
|Baucau||Sat 3:30 AM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm||NW|
|Same||Sat 3:30 AM||712 km||443 miles||385 nm||NW|
|Suai||Sat 3:30 AM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm||NW|
|Dili||Sat 3:30 AM||751 km||467 miles||406 nm||NW|
|Tennant Creek||Sat 4:00 AM||812 km||504 miles||438 nm||SSE|
|Kupang||Sat 2:30 AM||836 km||520 miles||452 nm||WNW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 4:00 AM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm||SSE|
|Kendari||Sat 2:30 AM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm||NW|
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