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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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 17:36:00 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: 93%

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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 28' North, Longitude: 126° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.67 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.9"1003.54 miwest0° 11' 19.5"12.97 misouth1003.72 mi
24 hours11° 13' 34.0"775.10 mieast4° 36' 09.0"316.23 misouth838.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManadoWed 1:36 AM277 km172 miles150 nmSouthwest SW
TernateWed 2:36 AM316 km196 miles171 nmSouth-southeast SSE
General SantosWed 1:36 AM321 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SofifiWed 2:36 AM330 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoWed 1:36 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GorontaloWed 1:36 AM491 km305 miles265 nmSouthwest SW
Marawi CityWed 1:36 AM551 km343 miles298 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Cagayan de OroWed 1:36 AM587 km364 miles317 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Zamboanga CityWed 1:36 AM609 km378 miles329 nmNorthwest NW
Cebu CityWed 1:36 AM801 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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