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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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 11:40:00 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: 73%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 21, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' North, Longitude: 120° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.62 meters/second, 1525.0 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.79 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.4"947.30 miwest0° 03' 50.5"4.40 minorth947.12 mi
24 hours11° 32' 10.8"752.57 mieast1° 07' 06.5"76.94 minorth753.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityMon 7:40 PM336 km209 miles181 nmSouth S
KaohsiungMon 7:40 PM399 km248 miles216 nmNorth N
Tarlac CityMon 7:40 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouth S
MabalacatMon 7:40 PM469 km292 miles253 nmSouth S
AngelesMon 7:40 PM477 km297 miles258 nmSouth S
OlongapoMon 7:40 PM512 km318 miles277 nmSouth S
TaichungMon 7:40 PM520 km323 miles281 nmNorth N
QuezonMon 7:40 PM527 km327 miles284 nmSouth S
ManilaMon 7:40 PM536 km333 miles289 nmSouth S
MakatiMon 7:40 PM543 km337 miles293 nmSouth S
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