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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 09:46:00 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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 36' North, Longitude: 52° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.25 meters/second, 1602.9 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 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' 30.1"995.88 miwest0° 10' 31.0"12.04 minorth995.75 mi
24 hours11° 23' 26.6"780.99 mieast3° 57' 37.0"272.18 minorth823.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BosasoWed 12:46 PM541 km336 miles292 nmNorthwest NW
GalkayoWed 12:46 PM559 km348 miles302 nmWest W
HadibuWed 12:46 PM584 km363 miles316 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al MukallaWed 12:46 PM847 km526 miles457 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HargeisaWed 12:46 PM945 km587 miles510 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdenWed 12:46 PM998 km620 miles539 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuWed 12:46 PM998 km620 miles539 nmSouthwest SW
DjiboutiWed 12:46 PM1110 km689 miles599 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaWed 12:46 PM1239 km770 miles669 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaWed 1:46 PM1393 km866 miles752 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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