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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 23:02:00 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: 43%
|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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.04 meters/second, 1515.7 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 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' 30.8"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.7"||941.53 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||941.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 45.0"||753.34 mi||east||0° 29' 44.7"||34.10 mi||south||755.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|George Town (Cayman)||Mon 6:02 PM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm||SE|
|Pinar del Río *||Mon 7:02 PM||256 km||159 miles||138 nm||NNW|
|Havana *||Mon 7:02 PM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm||N|
|Santa Clara *||Mon 7:02 PM||358 km||223 miles||193 nm||NE|
|Cancún||Mon 5:02 PM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm||WNW|
|Playa del Carmen||Mon 5:02 PM||466 km||289 miles||252 nm||W|
|Key West *||Mon 7:02 PM||477 km||296 miles||257 nm||N|
|Camagüey *||Mon 7:02 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||ENE|
|Montego Bay||Mon 6:02 PM||535 km||332 miles||289 nm||ESE|
|San Pedro||Mon 5:02 PM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm||WSW|
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