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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 00:26:00 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: 53%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.59 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.4 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' 31.1"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.8"||945.02 mi||west||0° 02' 31.9"||2.90 mi||south||945.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 46.5"||750.59 mi||east||1° 25' 43.3"||98.27 mi||south||760.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campeche||Tue 6:26 PM||83 km||52 miles||45 nm||E|
|Merida||Tue 6:26 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm||NE|
|Orange Walk Town||Tue 6:26 PM||347 km||216 miles||187 nm||ESE|
|Chetumal||Tue 6:26 PM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm||ESE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Tue 6:26 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm||SSW|
|Belmopan||Tue 6:26 PM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm||SE|
|San Pedro||Tue 6:26 PM||410 km||255 miles||222 nm||ESE|
|Belize City||Tue 6:26 PM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm||SE|
|Dangriga||Tue 6:26 PM||453 km||281 miles||244 nm||SE|
|Playa del Carmen||Tue 6:26 PM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||ENE|
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