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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 11:24:00 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: 8%
|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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.71 meters/second, 1583.0 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 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"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 30.1"||983.44 mi||west||0° 09' 03.3"||10.37 mi||north||983.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 33.4"||773.64 mi||east||3° 18' 02.6"||226.91 mi||north||801.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dessie||Thu 2:24 PM||78 km||49 miles||42 nm||SSW|
|Lalibela||Thu 2:24 PM||88 km||55 miles||48 nm||WNW|
|Mek'ele||Thu 2:24 PM||189 km||118 miles||102 nm||NNW|
|Debre Berhan||Thu 2:24 PM||239 km||148 miles||129 nm||S|
|Bahir Dar||Thu 2:24 PM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm||W|
|Gondar||Thu 2:24 PM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm||WNW|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 2:24 PM||323 km||201 miles||175 nm||ESE|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 2:24 PM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm||SSW|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 2:24 PM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm||SE|
|Tadjoura||Thu 2:24 PM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm||E|
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