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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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 13:34:00 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: 14%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 23' North, Longitude: 20° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.09 meters/second, 1559.1 km/hour, 968.8 miles/hour or 841.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.4"968.57 miwest0° 07' 09.4"8.20 minorth968.33 mi
24 hours11° 30' 41.9"767.84 mieast2° 29' 10.0"170.96 minorth781.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbéchéFri 2:34 PM191 km119 miles103 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaFri 2:34 PM258 km160 miles139 nmNortheast NE
Faya-LargeauFri 2:34 PM300 km186 miles162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MongoFri 2:34 PM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroFri 2:34 PM429 km267 miles232 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-FashirFri 4:34 PM604 km375 miles326 nmEast-southeast ESE
BiraoFri 2:34 PM636 km395 miles343 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdjamenaFri 2:34 PM650 km404 miles351 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhFri 2:34 PM713 km443 miles385 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoundouFri 2:34 PM869 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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