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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 = Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:36:00 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: 50%

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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 22° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.82 meters/second, 1518.6 km/hour, 943.6 miles/hour or 820.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miSouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.2"943.29 miWest0° 01' 48.4"2.07 miSouth943.39 mi
24 hours11° 33' 34.6"751.23 miEast1° 08' 43.5"78.79 miSouth758.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FadaTue 5:36 PM329 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Faya-LargeauTue 5:36 PM419 km260 miles226 nmSouthwest SW
KufraTue 5:36 PM468 km291 miles252 nmNorth N
AbéchéTue 5:36 PM709 km440 miles383 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaTue 5:36 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumTue 7:36 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairoTue 6:36 PM1420 km882 miles767 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaTue 6:36 PM1449 km900 miles782 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TripoliTue 5:36 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KanoTue 5:36 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmWest-southwest WSW

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