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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 6:36:00 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: 16%

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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 58' North, Longitude: 53° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.83 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.10 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.7"965.75 miWest0° 06' 45.2"7.74 miNorth965.51 mi
24 hours11° 31' 46.4"766.84 miEast2° 18' 59.7"159.31 miNorth778.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownFri 2:36 PM777 km483 miles419 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceFri 2:36 PM876 km544 miles473 nmWest W
CastriesFri 2:36 PM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vieux FortFri 2:36 PM887 km551 miles479 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 2:36 PM898 km558 miles485 nmWest W
Pointe-à-PitreFri 2:36 PM909 km565 miles491 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 2:36 PM930 km578 miles502 nmWest W
KingstownFri 2:36 PM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 2:36 PM948 km589 miles512 nmWest W
Codrington (Barbuda)Fri 2:36 PM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-northwest WNW

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