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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 09:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 09:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 33' North, Longitude: 57° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.31 meters/second, 1603.1 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.0"996.01 miwest0° 10' 31.9"12.06 minorth995.88 mi
24 hours11° 23' 26.9"781.11 mieast3° 58' 03.9"272.69 minorth823.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 12:26 PM667 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoWed 12:26 PM979 km608 miles529 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaWed 1:26 PM1361 km846 miles735 nmSouth S
MogadishuWed 12:26 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenWed 12:26 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiWed 12:26 PM1613 km1002 miles871 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaWed 12:26 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmWest-northwest WNW
MuscatWed 1:26 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNorth N
MaleWed 2:26 PM1837 km1141 miles992 nmEast E
Abu DhabiWed 1:26 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmNorth N

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