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 12:02:00 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: 67%
|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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.79 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 26.1"||958.93 mi||west||0° 05' 40.1"||6.50 mi||south||959.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 43.1"||751.34 mi||east||2° 38' 15.7"||181.37 mi||south||777.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Thu 8:02 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm||NNW|
|Da Nang||Thu 7:02 PM||374 km||233 miles||202 nm||WSW|
|Huế||Thu 7:02 PM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm||WSW|
|Macau||Thu 8:02 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm||NNE|
|Hong Kong||Thu 8:02 PM||617 km||384 miles||333 nm||NNE|
|Nha Trang||Thu 7:02 PM||617 km||384 miles||333 nm||SSW|
|Kowloon||Thu 8:02 PM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm||NNE|
|Hai Phong||Thu 7:02 PM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm||NW|
|Foshan||Thu 8:02 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||NNE|
|Shenzhen||Thu 8:02 PM||653 km||406 miles||352 nm||NNE|
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