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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 11:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 35' North, Longitude: 11° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.19 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.7"1002.49 miWest0° 11' 22.0"13.02 miNorth1002.47 mi
24 hours11° 26' 03.7"789.39 miEast4° 22' 51.4"301.04 miNorth842.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YaoundéTue 12:48 PM33 km20 miles18 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EbebiyínTue 12:48 PM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth S
DoualaTue 12:48 PM201 km125 miles109 nmWest-northwest WNW
MongomoTue 12:48 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth S
AconibeTue 12:48 PM259 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BataTue 12:48 PM267 km166 miles144 nmSouthwest SW
BertouaTue 12:48 PM270 km168 miles146 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboTue 12:48 PM298 km185 miles161 nmWest W
BamendaTue 12:48 PM300 km186 miles162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleTue 12:48 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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