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 15:34:00 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: 9%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.69 meters/second, 1579.3 km/hour, 981.3 miles/hour or 852.7 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"||16.35 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.9"||981.14 mi||west||0° 08' 46.6"||10.06 mi||north||980.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 14.9"||772.63 mi||east||3° 10' 47.5"||218.61 mi||north||798.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dakar||Thu 3:34 PM||408 km||253 miles||220 nm||NE|
|Serekunda||Thu 3:34 PM||421 km||262 miles||228 nm||ENE|
|Praia||Thu 2:34 PM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm||NW|
|Banjul||Thu 3:34 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm||ENE|
|Ziguinchor||Thu 3:34 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||E|
|Thiès||Thu 3:34 PM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Thu 3:34 PM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm||E|
|Santa Maria||Thu 2:34 PM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm||NNW|
|Farafenni||Thu 3:34 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||ENE|
|Touba||Thu 3:34 PM||561 km||348 miles||303 nm||ENE|
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