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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 17, 2013 at 09:30:00 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: 46%

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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 28' North, Longitude: 121° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.11 meters/second, 1534.0 km/hour, 953.2 miles/hour or 828.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.9"952.90 miwest0° 04' 45.7"5.46 minorth952.70 mi
24 hours11° 30' 42.0"755.41 mieast1° 29' 43.3"102.85 minorth759.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CitySun 5:30 PM249 km155 miles134 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tarlac CitySun 5:30 PM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MabalacatSun 5:30 PM375 km233 miles203 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesSun 5:30 PM382 km238 miles206 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonSun 5:30 PM420 km261 miles227 nmSouth S
OlongapoSun 5:30 PM424 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManilaSun 5:30 PM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth S
MakatiSun 5:30 PM437 km271 miles236 nmSouth S
KaohsiungSun 5:30 PM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaichungSun 5:30 PM636 km395 miles344 nmNorth N

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