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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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 16:28:00 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: 100%

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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 16:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' North, Longitude: 109° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.16 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.9"968.75 miwest0° 07' 36.0"8.71 misouth969.08 mi
24 hours11° 20' 51.8"756.96 mieast3° 22' 00.1"231.45 misouth796.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Da NangSat 11:28 PM125 km78 miles68 nmNorthwest NW
HuếSat 11:28 PM206 km128 miles111 nmNorthwest NW
Nha TrangSat 11:28 PM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth S
PakseSat 11:28 PM359 km223 miles194 nmWest W
SavannakhetSat 11:28 PM488 km303 miles263 nmWest-northwest WNW
HaikouSun 12:28 AM533 km331 miles288 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ho Chi MinhSat 11:28 PM573 km356 miles309 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Siem ReapSat 11:28 PM610 km379 miles329 nmWest-southwest WSW
Phnom PenhSat 11:28 PM619 km385 miles334 nmSouthwest SW
Hai PhongSat 11:28 PM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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