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 19:26:00 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: 51%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.07 meters/second, 1519.5 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.4 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"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 02.0"||0.04 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.4"||943.92 mi||west||0° 02' 04.3"||2.38 mi||south||944.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 56.6"||751.03 mi||east||1° 14' 56.7"||85.92 mi||south||758.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Tue 7:26 PM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm||ENE|
|Nouakchott||Tue 7:26 PM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm||ESE|
|Saint-Louis||Tue 7:26 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm||SSE|
|Rosso||Tue 7:26 PM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm||SE|
|Dakhla||Tue 7:26 PM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm||NE|
|Santa Maria||Tue 6:26 PM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm||SW|
|Dakar||Tue 7:26 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm||SSE|
|Thiès||Tue 7:26 PM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||SSE|
|Touba||Tue 7:26 PM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm||SSE|
|Mindelo||Tue 6:26 PM||717 km||446 miles||387 nm||WSW|
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