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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 5:06:00 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 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 03' North, Longitude: 15° 08' 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"943.39 miWest0° 01' 51.2"2.13 miSouth943.48 mi
24 hours11° 33' 28.0"751.18 miEast1° 09' 49.1"80.04 miSouth758.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïTue 6:06 PM243 km151 miles131 nmNortheast NE
Faya-LargeauTue 6:06 PM479 km298 miles259 nmEast-southeast ESE
SabhaTue 6:06 PM778 km483 miles420 nmNorth N
ArlitTue 6:06 PM826 km513 miles446 nmWest W
NdjamenaTue 6:06 PM878 km546 miles474 nmSouth S
AbéchéTue 6:06 PM917 km570 miles495 nmSoutheast SE
ZinderTue 6:06 PM951 km591 miles513 nmSouthwest SW
KufraTue 6:06 PM959 km596 miles518 nmEast-northeast ENE
KanoTue 6:06 PM1137 km706 miles614 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliTue 6:06 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmNorth N

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