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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 Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 15:20:00 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 phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 15:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 10' North, Longitude: 136° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.29 meters/second, 1581.4 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 853.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.38 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.0"982.50 miwest0° 09' 10.3"10.51 misouth982.83 mi
24 hours11° 12' 51.2"758.31 mieast3° 55' 36.3"269.89 misouth809.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokMon 12:20 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 1:20 AM859 km534 miles464 nmEast E
SaipanMon 1:20 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavaoSun 11:20 PM1366 km849 miles738 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosSun 11:20 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariMon 12:20 AM1477 km918 miles798 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraMon 12:20 AM1679 km1044 miles907 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuezonSun 11:20 PM1743 km1083 miles941 nmWest W
ManilaSun 11:20 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmWest W
ManadoSun 11:20 PM1784 km1109 miles963 nmSouthwest SW

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