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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 16:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 57' North, Longitude: 116° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.66 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.3"983.32 miwest0° 09' 15.5"10.61 misouth983.66 mi
24 hours11° 12' 28.1"758.50 mieast3° 57' 25.4"271.96 misouth810.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PrincesaMon 12:46 AM377 km234 miles204 nmSoutheast SE
OlongapoMon 12:46 AM552 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
AngelesMon 12:46 AM598 km372 miles323 nmNortheast NE
MabalacatMon 12:46 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
MakatiMon 12:46 AM604 km375 miles326 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManilaMon 12:46 AM605 km376 miles327 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuezonMon 12:46 AM615 km382 miles332 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tarlac CityMon 12:46 AM621 km386 miles335 nmNortheast NE
Kota KinabaluMon 12:46 AM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth S
Baguio CityMon 12:46 AM691 km429 miles373 nmNortheast NE

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