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 19:44:00 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: 10%
|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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.64 meters/second, 1575.5 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 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"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 27.5"||978.79 mi||west||0° 08' 29.3"||9.73 mi||north||978.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 00.6"||771.66 mi||east||3° 03' 18.2"||210.04 mi||north||794.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Andrés||Thu 2:44 PM||95 km||59 miles||51 nm||WSW|
|Puerto Cabezas||Thu 1:44 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm||WNW|
|Panama||Thu 2:44 PM||474 km||295 miles||256 nm||SSE|
|San Jose||Thu 1:44 PM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm||SW|
|Alajuela||Thu 1:44 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm||SW|
|David||Thu 2:44 PM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm||SSW|
|Matagalpa||Thu 1:44 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||W|
|Santiago de Veraguas||Thu 2:44 PM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm||S|
|Masaya||Thu 1:44 PM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm||WSW|
|Managua||Thu 1:44 PM||585 km||364 miles||316 nm||W|
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