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 11:00:00 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 5:28 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.00 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' 03.3"||0.07 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.7"||948.18 mi||west||0° 03' 29.5"||4.00 mi||south||948.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 06.8"||750.12 mi||east||1° 48' 08.3"||123.96 mi||south||764.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hong Kong||Wed 7:00 PM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm||NNW|
|Kowloon||Wed 7:00 PM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm||NNW|
|Macau||Wed 7:00 PM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm||NNW|
|Shenzhen||Wed 7:00 PM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm||NNW|
|Foshan||Wed 7:00 PM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm||NNW|
|Guangzhou||Wed 7:00 PM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm||NNW|
|Shantou||Wed 7:00 PM||477 km||296 miles||258 nm||NNE|
|Haikou||Wed 7:00 PM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm||W|
|Xiamen||Wed 7:00 PM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm||NNE|
|Baguio City||Wed 7:00 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||ESE|
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