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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 Monday, February 25, 2013 at 14:26:00 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: 100%

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 Monday, February 25, 2013 at 14:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 28' North, Longitude: 142° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.0"1000.26 miwest0° 11' 05.2"12.70 misouth1000.49 mi
24 hours11° 24' 50.3"785.94 mieast4° 33' 44.5"313.48 misouth848.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokMon 11:26 PM858 km533 miles463 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraMon 11:26 PM899 km558 miles485 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 12:26 AM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariMon 11:26 PM1136 km706 miles613 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyTue 12:26 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirTue 1:26 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmEast E
DavaoMon 10:26 PM1834 km1139 miles990 nmWest W
General SantosMon 10:26 PM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmWest W
ManadoMon 10:26 PM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinMon 11:56 PM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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