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 11:22:00 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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.06 meters/second, 1526.6 km/hour, 948.6 miles/hour or 824.3 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' 10.0"||948.31 mi||west||0° 03' 31.5"||4.04 mi||south||948.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 01.0"||750.11 mi||east||1° 48' 54.3"||124.84 mi||south||764.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Wed 7:22 PM||99 km||61 miles||53 nm||NNE|
|Hai Phong||Wed 6:22 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm||WNW|
|Da Nang||Wed 6:22 PM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm||SSW|
|Huế||Wed 6:22 PM||395 km||246 miles||214 nm||SW|
|Nanning||Wed 7:22 PM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm||NNW|
|Hanoi||Wed 6:22 PM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm||WNW|
|Macau||Wed 7:22 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||NE|
|Foshan||Wed 7:22 PM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm||NE|
|Guangzhou||Wed 7:22 PM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||NE|
|Hong Kong||Wed 7:22 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||NE|
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