Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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.

View Day and Night Map

Change time and date

< 4 weeks4 weeks > March equinox 
or choose:

< 1 day1 day >June solstice
< 12 hours12 hours >September equinox
< 6 hours6 hours >December solstice
< 1 hour1 hour >Now/Current time
< 10 minutes10 minutes >

Map notes

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' North, Longitude: 125° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.93 meters/second, 1555.0 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.10 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.3"965.97 miwest0° 06' 51.0"7.85 minorth965.72 mi
24 hours11° 23' 07.2"757.08 mieast2° 21' 52.7"162.61 minorth769.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuezonSat 4:24 PM538 km334 miles291 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakatiSat 4:24 PM547 km340 miles295 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaSat 4:24 PM547 km340 miles295 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baguio CitySat 4:24 PM567 km352 miles306 nmWest W
Tarlac CitySat 4:24 PM570 km354 miles308 nmWest W
MabalacatSat 4:24 PM576 km358 miles311 nmWest W
AngelesSat 4:24 PM576 km358 miles311 nmWest W
OlongapoSat 4:24 PM615 km382 miles332 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cebu CitySat 4:24 PM669 km416 miles361 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BacolodSat 4:24 PM671 km417 miles362 nmSouth-southwest SSW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools