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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, March 15, 2013 at 3:44:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 15%

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 15:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 38' North, Longitude: 11° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.55 meters/second, 1557.2 km/hour, 967.6 miles/hour or 840.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.13 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miNorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.3"967.35 miWest0° 06' 59.1"8.01 miNorth967.11 mi
24 hours11° 31' 09.7"767.41 miEast2° 24' 48.9"165.97 miNorth780.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TambacoundaFri 3:44 PM319 km198 miles172 nmSouthwest SW
TidjikjaFri 3:44 PM323 km201 miles174 nmNorth N
GabúFri 3:44 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSouthwest SW
RossoFri 3:44 PM480 km298 miles259 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToubaFri 3:44 PM487 km303 miles263 nmWest W
BamakoFri 3:44 PM495 km308 miles268 nmSoutheast SE
FarafenniFri 3:44 PM505 km314 miles273 nmWest-southwest WSW
BafatáFri 3:44 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-LouisFri 3:44 PM547 km340 miles295 nmWest W
NouakchottFri 3:44 PM557 km346 miles301 nmWest-northwest WNW

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