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 11:48:00 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: 3%
|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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.88 meters/second, 1601.6 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 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"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 30.7"||995.04 mi||west||0° 10' 25.0"||11.93 mi||north||994.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 26.2"||780.32 mi||east||3° 54' 49.2"||268.98 mi||north||821.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bria||Wed 12:48 PM||173 km||107 miles||93 nm||SSW|
|Birao||Wed 12:48 PM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm||N|
|Bambari||Wed 12:48 PM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm||SW|
|Kaga-Bandoro||Wed 12:48 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||WSW|
|Sarh||Wed 12:48 PM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm||WNW|
|Obo||Wed 12:48 PM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm||ESE|
|Wau||Wed 2:48 PM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm||E|
|Bangui||Wed 12:48 PM||601 km||373 miles||324 nm||SW|
|Bimbo||Wed 12:48 PM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm||SW|
|Mongo||Wed 12:48 PM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm||NW|
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