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 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: 69%
|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 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.93 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 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' 31.5"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.4"||961.56 mi||west||0° 06' 04.7"||6.97 mi||south||961.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 35.8"||752.11 mi||east||2° 47' 38.7"||192.13 mi||south||781.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Keren||Thu 8:02 PM||128 km||80 miles||69 nm||SSW|
|Asmara||Thu 8:02 PM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm||S|
|Kassala||Thu 8:02 PM||305 km||189 miles||165 nm||WSW|
|Teseney||Thu 8:02 PM||305 km||190 miles||165 nm||SW|
|Port Sudan||Thu 8:02 PM||349 km||217 miles||189 nm||NNW|
|Mek'ele||Thu 8:02 PM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||S|
|Khamis Mushait||Thu 8:02 PM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||ENE|
|Gondar||Thu 8:02 PM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm||SSW|
|Al Hudaydah||Thu 8:02 PM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm||ESE|
|Jeddah||Thu 8:02 PM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm||N|
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