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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 5:02:00 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 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 03' North, Longitude: 16° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.86 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 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' 00.3"943.38 miWest0° 01' 50.9"2.12 miSouth943.47 mi
24 hours11° 33' 28.9"751.19 miEast1° 09' 40.3"79.87 miSouth758.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïTue 6:02 PM172 km107 miles93 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Faya-LargeauTue 6:02 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSoutheast SE
FadaTue 6:02 PM660 km410 miles356 nmEast-southeast ESE
SabhaTue 6:02 PM793 km493 miles428 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbéchéTue 6:02 PM853 km530 miles460 nmSoutheast SE
KufraTue 6:02 PM873 km542 miles471 nmEast-northeast ENE
NdjamenaTue 6:02 PM885 km550 miles478 nmSouth S
ArlitTue 6:02 PM926 km575 miles500 nmWest W
KanoTue 6:02 PM1204 km748 miles650 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliTue 6:02 PM1453 km903 miles784 nmNorth N

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