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 Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 03:42:00 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: 88%
|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 Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.97 meters/second, 1598.3 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 863.0 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' 31.6"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.1"||992.99 mi||west||0° 10' 06.4"||11.58 mi||south||993.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 41.0"||776.54 mi||east||4° 15' 30.9"||292.64 mi||south||833.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Escuintla||Sat 9:42 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Sat 9:42 PM||691 km||430 miles||373 nm||NE|
|Santa Ana||Sat 9:42 PM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Sat 9:42 PM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||NNE|
|San Miguel||Sat 9:42 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sat 9:42 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||ENE|
|Santa María Huatulco||Sat 9:42 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||NNW|
|Masaya||Sat 9:42 PM||851 km||529 miles||459 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 9:42 PM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm||NE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Sat 9:42 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm||N|
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