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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 08:44:00 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: 19%

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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 10' North, Longitude: 98° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.64 meters/second, 1597.1 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.8"992.25 miwest0° 10' 06.4"11.58 minorth992.09 mi
24 hours11° 15' 13.3"768.51 mieast3° 45' 57.9"258.85 minorth806.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Na Thon (Ko Samui)Thu 3:44 PM134 km83 miles72 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhuketThu 3:44 PM149 km92 miles80 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Hat YaiThu 3:44 PM304 km189 miles164 nmSoutheast SE
Alor SetarThu 4:44 PM381 km237 miles206 nmSouth-southeast SSE
George TownThu 4:44 PM450 km279 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PattayaThu 3:44 PM476 km296 miles257 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokThu 3:44 PM538 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SihanoukvilleThu 3:44 PM545 km339 miles295 nmEast-northeast ENE
DaweiThu 3:14 PM546 km339 miles295 nmNorth N
Banda AcehThu 3:44 PM552 km343 miles298 nmSouthwest SW

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