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 17:26:00 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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.03 meters/second, 1548.1 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.9 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' 29.5"||961.77 mi||west||0° 06' 06.7"||7.01 mi||south||962.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 30.8"||752.18 mi||east||2° 48' 23.1"||192.97 mi||south||781.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Thu 8:26 PM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm||SSW|
|Kassala||Thu 8:26 PM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm||ESE|
|Kosti||Thu 8:26 PM||408 km||253 miles||220 nm||S|
|Teseney||Thu 8:26 PM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm||ESE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Thu 8:26 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm||SW|
|Port Sudan||Thu 8:26 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||NE|
|Keren||Thu 8:26 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||E|
|Asmara||Thu 8:26 PM||653 km||406 miles||352 nm||ESE|
|Gondar||Thu 8:26 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm||SE|
|Bahir Dar||Thu 8:26 PM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm||SE|
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