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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 16:38:00 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 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 19' North, Longitude: 98° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.36 meters/second, 1596.1 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.8 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"991.62 miwest0° 10' 07.8"11.61 misouth991.93 mi
24 hours11° 20' 36.6"774.31 mieast4° 15' 56.1"293.13 misouth831.67 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)Sun 11:38 PM127 km79 miles68 nmEast E
PhuketSun 11:38 PM166 km103 miles90 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Hat YaiSun 11:38 PM315 km196 miles170 nmSoutheast SE
Alor SetarMon 12:38 AM394 km245 miles213 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PattayaSun 11:38 PM459 km285 miles248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
George TownMon 12:38 AM464 km288 miles251 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BangkokSun 11:38 PM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DaweiSun 11:08 PM530 km329 miles286 nmNorth N
SihanoukvilleSun 11:38 PM537 km334 miles290 nmEast-northeast ENE
Banda AcehSun 11:38 PM567 km352 miles306 nmSouthwest SW

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