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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 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 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: 65%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 122° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.36 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"940.00 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth939.99 mi
24 hours11° 39' 49.3"755.46 mieast0° 21' 37.8"24.80 misouth756.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungTue 7:02 PM342 km213 miles185 nmNorthwest NW
TaichungTue 7:02 PM435 km271 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HsinchuTue 7:02 PM492 km305 miles265 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baguio CityTue 7:02 PM500 km310 miles270 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Taoyuan CityTue 7:02 PM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiTue 7:02 PM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth N
Tarlac CityTue 7:02 PM596 km371 miles322 nmSouth-southwest SSW
XiamenTue 7:02 PM621 km386 miles335 nmNorthwest NW
MabalacatTue 7:02 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesTue 7:02 PM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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