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 16:52:00 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 16:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.96 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.4"||950.33 mi||west||0° 04' 01.0"||4.60 mi||south||950.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 34.5"||750.08 mi||east||2° 00' 17.6"||137.88 mi||south||766.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Wed 7:52 PM||448 km||279 miles||242 nm||SE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Wed 7:52 PM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||S|
|Aswan||Wed 6:52 PM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm||NNE|
|Kosti||Wed 7:52 PM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm||SSE|
|Kharga Oasis||Wed 6:52 PM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||N|
|Port Sudan||Wed 7:52 PM||755 km||469 miles||407 nm||E|
|Al-Fashir||Wed 7:52 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm||SW|
|Kassala||Wed 7:52 PM||773 km||481 miles||418 nm||ESE|
|Luxor||Wed 6:52 PM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm||NNE|
|Teseney||Wed 7:52 PM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm||ESE|
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