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.
March Equinox 2013
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 11:01:00 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: 57%
|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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:01:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.01 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 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"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.8"||948.19 mi||west||0° 03' 29.7"||4.01 mi||south||948.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 06.3"||750.12 mi||east||1° 48' 12.8"||124.04 mi||south||764.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hong Kong||Wed 7:01 PM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm||N|
|Kowloon||Wed 7:01 PM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm||N|
|Macau||Wed 7:01 PM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm||NNW|
|Shenzhen||Wed 7:01 PM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||N|
|Foshan||Wed 7:01 PM||450 km||279 miles||243 nm||NNW|
|Guangzhou||Wed 7:01 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm||NNW|
|Haikou||Wed 7:01 PM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||WNW|
|Shantou||Wed 7:01 PM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm||NNE|
|Xiamen||Wed 7:01 PM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm||NNE|
|Baguio City||Wed 7:01 PM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm||ESE|
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