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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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 05:44:00 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: 18%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 40' North, Longitude: 142° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.24 meters/second, 1599.3 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.5"993.62 miwest0° 10' 16.3"11.76 minorth993.46 mi
24 hours11° 15' 21.6"769.74 mieast3° 50' 22.9"263.91 minorth809.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaThu 3:44 PM593 km369 miles320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SaipanThu 3:44 PM812 km505 miles438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MelekeokThu 2:44 PM863 km536 miles466 nmWest W
JayapuraThu 2:44 PM1252 km778 miles676 nmSouth S
ManokwariThu 2:44 PM1399 km869 miles756 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 4:44 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmEast E
DavaoThu 1:44 PM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmWest W
General SantosThu 1:44 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmWest W
Port MoresbyThu 3:44 PM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoThu 1:44 PM2097 km1303 miles1133 nmWest-southwest WSW
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