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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 24, 2013 at 16:20:00 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: 98%

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 Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 22' North, Longitude: 103° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.29 meters/second, 1595.9 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.3"991.48 miwest0° 10' 06.9"11.59 misouth991.79 mi
24 hours11° 20' 35.4"774.17 mieast4° 15' 37.2"292.77 misouth831.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SihanoukvilleSun 11:20 PM144 km89 miles78 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cần ThơSun 11:20 PM297 km184 miles160 nmEast-northeast ENE
Phnom PenhSun 11:20 PM311 km193 miles168 nmNortheast NE
Hat YaiSun 11:20 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
BattambangSun 11:20 PM412 km256 miles222 nmNorth N
Ho Chi MinhSun 11:20 PM419 km260 miles226 nmEast-northeast ENE
Siem ReapSun 11:20 PM448 km279 miles242 nmNorth N
PattayaSun 11:20 PM466 km289 miles251 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alor SetarMon 12:20 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSouthwest SW
George TownMon 12:20 AM538 km334 miles291 nmSouthwest SW

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