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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 = Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 12:36:00 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: 22%

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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 47' North, Longitude: 45° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.64 meters/second, 1539.5 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.94 miWest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miNorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.0"956.35 miWest0° 05' 14.3"6.00 miNorth956.13 mi
24 hours11° 35' 17.8"763.39 miEast1° 41' 06.8"115.91 miNorth768.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SanaSat 3:36 PM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Khamis MushaitSat 3:36 PM309 km192 miles167 nmWest-northwest WNW
Al HudaydahSat 3:36 PM435 km270 miles235 nmSouthwest SW
Ta'izzSat 3:36 PM495 km308 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al MukallaSat 3:36 PM521 km324 miles281 nmSoutheast SE
AdenSat 3:36 PM556 km345 miles300 nmSouth S
AssabSat 3:36 PM611 km379 miles330 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TadjouraSat 3:36 PM725 km450 miles391 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahSat 3:36 PM733 km456 miles396 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiSat 3:36 PM734 km456 miles397 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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