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 7:53 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 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"||943.23 mi||west||0° 01' 46.6"||2.04 mi||south||943.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 38.9"||751.26 mi||east||1° 07' 59.8"||77.95 mi||south||757.93 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||611 km||380 miles||330 nm||NW|
|Fada||Tue 5:16 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||WSW|
|Kharga Oasis||Tue 6:16 PM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm||NNE|
|Al-Fashir||Tue 7:16 PM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm||SSW|
|Khartoum||Tue 7:16 PM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm||SE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Tue 7:16 PM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm||SSE|
|Luxor||Tue 6:16 PM||834 km||518 miles||451 nm||NE|
|Faya-Largeau||Tue 5:16 PM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm||WSW|
|Kosti||Tue 7:16 PM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm||SE|
|Abéché||Tue 5:16 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||SW|
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