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 16:02:00 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: 59%
|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 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.81 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 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"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.0"||950.01 mi||west||0° 03' 56.5"||4.52 mi||south||950.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 47.8"||750.08 mi||east||1° 58' 34.8"||135.92 mi||south||766.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Wed 7:02 PM||93 km||57 miles||50 nm||SE|
|Makkah||Wed 7:02 PM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm||NW|
|Jeddah||Wed 7:02 PM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm||NW|
|Sana||Wed 7:02 PM||453 km||282 miles||245 nm||SSE|
|Al Hudaydah||Wed 7:02 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||S|
|Port Sudan||Wed 7:02 PM||527 km||327 miles||284 nm||W|
|Asmara||Wed 7:02 PM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm||SW|
|Keren||Wed 7:02 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm||SW|
|Mendefera||Wed 7:02 PM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm||SW|
|Ta'izz||Wed 7:02 PM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm||SSE|
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