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.
View Day and Night Map
- 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%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 23' ||East|
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.
|Khartoum||Wed 8:02 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| ESE|
|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|
|Cairo||Wed 7:02 PM||1296 km||805 miles||700 nm|| NNE|
|Makkah||Wed 8:02 PM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| ENE|
|Alexandria||Wed 7:02 PM||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm|| N|
|Medina||Wed 8:02 PM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm|| ENE|
|Ndjamena||Wed 6:02 PM||1520 km||944 miles||821 nm|| WSW|
|Juba||Wed 8:02 PM||1618 km||1006 miles||874 nm|| SSE|
Related time zone tools