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 Friday, March 15, 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: 16%
|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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.55 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 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' 31.3"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.1"||965.12 mi||west||0° 06' 39.7"||7.64 mi||north||964.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 00.8"||766.61 mi||east||2° 16' 40.6"||156.65 mi||north||777.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|La Romana||Fri 3:44 PM||264 km||164 miles||143 nm||NNE|
|Santo Domingo||Fri 3:44 PM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm||N|
|Punta Cana||Fri 3:44 PM||295 km||184 miles||160 nm||NNE|
|Mayagüez||Fri 3:44 PM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm||NE|
|San Juan de la Maguana||Fri 3:44 PM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm||NNW|
|Concepción de La Vega||Fri 3:44 PM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm||NNW|
|Ponce||Fri 3:44 PM||373 km||232 miles||202 nm||NE|
|Santiago de los Caballeros||Fri 3:44 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm||NNW|
|Oranjestad||Fri 3:44 PM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm||S|
|Port-au-Prince *||Fri 3:44 PM||405 km||251 miles||218 nm||NW|
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