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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 05:08:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 39' North, Longitude: 122° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.16 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.85 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 30' 21.0"950.79 miwest0° 06' 08.9"7.05 misouth951.10 mi
24 hours11° 45' 42.9"771.01 mieast2° 52' 27.2"197.66 misouth801.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityThu 1:08 PM311 km193 miles168 nmSouthwest SW
Tarlac CityThu 1:08 PM398 km248 miles215 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MabalacatThu 1:08 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesThu 1:08 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonThu 1:08 PM458 km285 miles248 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManilaThu 1:08 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakatiThu 1:08 PM476 km295 miles257 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OlongapoThu 1:08 PM477 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KaohsiungThu 1:08 PM528 km328 miles285 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaichungThu 1:08 PM635 km395 miles343 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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