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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 26, 2013 at 15:26:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 43' North, Longitude: 138° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.02 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.5"1004.33 miwest0° 11' 40.3"13.36 misouth1004.44 mi
24 hours11° 37' 19.3"803.84 mieast4° 41' 00.1"321.79 misouth865.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraWed 12:26 AM406 km252 miles219 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariWed 12:26 AM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokWed 12:26 AM894 km556 miles483 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbyWed 1:26 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 1:26 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoTue 11:26 PM1578 km981 miles852 nmWest W
DavaoTue 11:26 PM1644 km1022 miles888 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosTue 11:26 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinWed 12:56 AM1713 km1064 miles925 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GorontaloTue 11:26 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmWest W
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