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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, February 3, 2013 at 21:34:00 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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 47' South, Longitude: 129° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.24 meters/second, 1530.9 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.85 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.9"950.93 miwest0° 06' 29.9"7.45 misouth950.67 mi
24 hours13° 48' 23.0"909.41 mieast2° 04' 11.2"142.36 misouth915.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Halls CreekMon 5:34 AM158 km98 miles85 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tennant CreekMon 7:04 AM576 km358 miles311 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinMon 7:04 AM619 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsMon 7:04 AM822 km511 miles444 nmSoutheast SE
DiliMon 6:34 AM1090 km677 miles588 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaMon 6:19 AM1538 km956 miles831 nmSouth S
MakassarMon 5:34 AM1751 km1088 miles946 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsMon 7:34 AM1776 km1103 miles959 nmEast E
DenpasarMon 5:34 AM1808 km1123 miles976 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariMon 6:34 AM1949 km1211 miles1053 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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