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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 00:02:00 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: 62%
|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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.27 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 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' 31.3"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 18.1"||953.28 mi||west||0° 04' 38.6"||5.33 mi||south||953.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 42.0"||750.29 mi||east||2° 14' 48.9"||154.52 mi||south||770.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port-au-Prince *||Wed 8:02 PM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm||E|
|Gonaïves *||Wed 8:02 PM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm||NE|
|Labadee *||Wed 8:02 PM||241 km||149 miles||130 nm||NE|
|Cap-Haïtien *||Wed 8:02 PM||242 km||151 miles||131 nm||NE|
|Santiago de Cuba *||Wed 8:02 PM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm||NW|
|San Juan de la Maguana||Wed 8:02 PM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm||E|
|Kingston||Wed 7:02 PM||299 km||186 miles||162 nm||W|
|May Pen||Wed 7:02 PM||347 km||216 miles||188 nm||W|
|Holguín *||Wed 8:02 PM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm||NW|
|Santiago de los Caballeros||Wed 8:02 PM||366 km||227 miles||198 nm||ENE|
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