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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 08:44:00 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: 20%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.48 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 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' 31.1"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.1"||958.23 mi||west||0° 05' 34.3"||6.39 mi||north||958.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 36.7"||764.12 mi||east||1° 49' 23.2"||125.39 mi||north||770.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vientiane||Sat 3:44 PM||134 km||84 miles||73 nm||ENE|
|Udon Thani||Sat 3:44 PM||141 km||88 miles||76 nm||E|
|Khon Kaen||Sat 3:44 PM||183 km||114 miles||99 nm||SE|
|Nakhon Sawan||Sat 3:44 PM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm||SW|
|Wanon Niwat||Sat 3:44 PM||244 km||151 miles||132 nm||E|
|Nakhon Ratchasima||Sat 3:44 PM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm||SSE|
|Luang Prabang||Sat 3:44 PM||281 km||174 miles||152 nm||NNE|
|Chiang Mai||Sat 3:44 PM||303 km||188 miles||164 nm||WNW|
|Savannakhet||Sat 3:44 PM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm||ESE|
|Mawlamyine||Sat 3:14 PM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm||WSW|
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