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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 16:06:00 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 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 35' North, Longitude: 129° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 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' 31.1"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.7"1004.34 miwest0° 11' 40.7"13.37 misouth1004.45 mi
24 hours11° 37' 46.4"804.39 mieast4° 40' 59.1"321.77 misouth865.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SofifiWed 1:06 AM197 km122 miles106 nmWest W
TernateWed 1:06 AM217 km135 miles117 nmWest W
AmbonWed 1:06 AM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoWed 12:06 AM509 km316 miles275 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariWed 1:06 AM552 km343 miles298 nmEast-southeast ESE
GorontaloWed 12:06 AM697 km433 miles376 nmWest W
General SantosWed 12:06 AM766 km476 miles413 nmNorthwest NW
DavaoWed 12:06 AM828 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KendariWed 12:06 AM909 km565 miles491 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokWed 1:06 AM966 km600 miles521 nmNortheast NE
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