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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 16:16:00 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: 50%
|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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 16:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.80 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 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' 30.9"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.0"||943.30 mi||west||0° 01' 46.6"||2.04 mi||south||943.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 38.7"||751.31 mi||east||1° 08' 02.1"||78.00 mi||south||757.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Tue 5:16 PM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm||NW|
|Al-Fashir||Tue 7:16 PM||733 km||456 miles||396 nm||SSW|
|Khartoum||Tue 7:16 PM||770 km||479 miles||416 nm||SE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Tue 7:16 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm||SSE|
|Kosti||Tue 7:16 PM||977 km||607 miles||527 nm||SE|
|Al Jizah||Tue 6:16 PM||1182 km||734 miles||638 nm||NNE|
|Cairo||Tue 6:16 PM||1186 km||737 miles||640 nm||NNE|
|Alexandria||Tue 6:16 PM||1271 km||790 miles||686 nm||NNE|
|Jeddah||Tue 7:16 PM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm||E|
|Makkah||Tue 7:16 PM||1347 km||837 miles||727 nm||E|
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