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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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 15:52:00 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: 98%

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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 04' North, Longitude: 106° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.91 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.9"954.71 miwest0° 05' 35.1"6.40 misouth954.99 mi
24 hours11° 31' 06.8"757.60 mieast2° 37' 14.5"180.21 misouth783.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuếFri 10:52 PM222 km138 miles120 nmSoutheast SE
SavannakhetFri 10:52 PM237 km147 miles128 nmSouthwest SW
Da NangFri 10:52 PM299 km186 miles161 nmSoutheast SE
Hai PhongFri 10:52 PM312 km194 miles168 nmNorth N
PakseFri 10:52 PM330 km205 miles178 nmSouth S
HanoiFri 10:52 PM333 km207 miles180 nmNorth N
Xam NeuaFri 10:52 PM354 km220 miles191 nmNorthwest NW
Udon ThaniFri 10:52 PM382 km237 miles206 nmWest W
VientianeFri 10:52 PM394 km245 miles213 nmWest W
Khon KaenFri 10:52 PM413 km257 miles223 nmWest-southwest WSW
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