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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 16:38:00 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 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 60' North, Longitude: 95° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.09 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.6"955.11 miwest0° 05' 39.1"6.48 misouth955.39 mi
24 hours11° 30' 48.1"757.56 mieast2° 38' 45.2"181.94 misouth784.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonFri 11:08 PM169 km105 miles91 nmSoutheast SE
NaypyidawFri 11:08 PM216 km134 miles117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MawlamyineFri 11:08 PM306 km190 miles165 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chiang MaiFri 11:38 PM410 km255 miles221 nmEast-northeast ENE
MandalayFri 11:08 PM451 km280 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DaweiFri 11:08 PM539 km335 miles291 nmSoutheast SE
Nakhon SawanFri 11:38 PM584 km363 miles315 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChittagongFri 10:38 PM598 km371 miles323 nmNorthwest NW
BangkokFri 11:38 PM738 km458 miles398 nmSoutheast SE
Luang PrabangFri 11:38 PM760 km472 miles410 nmEast-northeast ENE

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