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 17:16:00 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: 60%
|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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.02 meters/second, 1530.1 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 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' 13.7"||950.48 mi||west||0° 04' 03.1"||4.65 mi||south||950.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 28.2"||750.09 mi||east||2° 01' 06.7"||138.82 mi||south||767.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fada||Wed 6:16 PM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm||WSW|
|Faya-Largeau||Wed 6:16 PM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm||W|
|Al-Fashir||Wed 8:16 PM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||SSE|
|Kufra||Wed 6:16 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm||N|
|Abéché||Wed 6:16 PM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm||SSW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Wed 8:16 PM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm||SE|
|Khartoum||Wed 8:16 PM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm||ESE|
|Mongo||Wed 6:16 PM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm||SW|
|Kharga Oasis||Wed 7:16 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||NE|
|Moussoro||Wed 6:16 PM||1012 km||629 miles||547 nm||SW|
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