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 17:02:00 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 5:27 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.99 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 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"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.6"||950.46 mi||west||0° 04' 02.0"||4.62 mi||south||950.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 31.6"||750.14 mi||east||2° 00' 40.3"||138.33 mi||south||767.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al-Fashir||Wed 8:02 PM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm||SSW|
|Fada||Wed 6:02 PM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm||WSW|
|Khartoum||Wed 8:02 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||ESE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Wed 8:02 PM||699 km||435 miles||378 nm||SSE|
|Kosti||Wed 8:02 PM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm||SE|
|Faya-Largeau||Wed 6:02 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm||W|
|Abéché||Wed 6:02 PM||896 km||556 miles||484 nm||SW|
|Jeddah||Wed 8:02 PM||1264 km||786 miles||683 nm||ENE|
|Asmara||Wed 8:02 PM||1290 km||802 miles||697 nm||ESE|
|Al Jizah||Wed 7:02 PM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm||NNE|
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