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 11:26:00 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: 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 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.07 meters/second, 1526.7 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"||948.40 mi||west||0° 03' 31.9"||4.05 mi||south||948.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 59.7"||750.16 mi||east||1° 49' 05.0"||125.05 mi||south||764.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Wed 7:26 PM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm||ENE|
|Hai Phong||Wed 6:26 PM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm||NW|
|Huế||Wed 6:26 PM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm||SSW|
|Da Nang||Wed 6:26 PM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm||S|
|Hanoi||Wed 6:26 PM||358 km||223 miles||193 nm||NW|
|Nanning||Wed 7:26 PM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm||N|
|Xam Neua||Wed 6:26 PM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm||WNW|
|Savannakhet||Wed 6:26 PM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm||SW|
|Pakse||Wed 6:26 PM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm||SW|
|Macau||Wed 7:26 PM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||NE|
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