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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 16:14:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 16:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.77 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 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' 31.3"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 20.6"||1001.55 mi||west||0° 11' 13.7"||12.86 mi||north||1001.50 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 07.4"||787.50 mi||east||4° 18' 29.8"||296.05 mi||north||838.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Tue 1:14 PM||87 km||54 miles||47 nm||NE|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Tue 1:14 PM||171 km||107 miles||93 nm||NW|
|Paramaribo||Tue 1:14 PM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm||WNW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Tue 1:14 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||WNW|
|New Amsterdam||Tue 12:14 PM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm||WNW|
|Linden||Tue 12:14 PM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||WNW|
|Georgetown||Tue 12:14 PM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm||WNW|
|Belém||Tue 1:14 PM||815 km||507 miles||440 nm||SE|
|Manaus||Tue 12:14 PM||1148 km||713 miles||620 nm||SW|
|Port of Spain||Tue 12:14 PM||1172 km||728 miles||633 nm||NW|
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