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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 05:48:00 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: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.93 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 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' 31.5"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.7"||997.47 mi||west||0° 10' 41.9"||12.25 mi||north||997.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 33.6"||782.39 mi||east||4° 02' 48.0"||278.12 mi||north||826.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ho Chi Minh||Wed 12:48 PM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm||NW|
|Miri||Wed 1:48 PM||544 km||338 miles||293 nm||ESE|
|Kuala Belait||Wed 1:48 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||ESE|
|Cần Thơ||Wed 12:48 PM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||NW|
|Pekan Tutong||Wed 1:48 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm||ESE|
|Nha Trang||Wed 12:48 PM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm||N|
|Kuching||Wed 1:48 PM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm||S|
|Bandar Seri Begawan||Wed 1:48 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm||ESE|
|Phnom Penh||Wed 12:48 PM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm||NW|
|Pontianak||Wed 12:48 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm||S|
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