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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 16:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 27' North, Longitude: 119° 38' 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.7"1004.34 miwest0° 11' 41.1"13.38 misouth1004.44 mi
24 hours11° 38' 14.0"804.93 mieast4° 40' 57.6"321.74 misouth866.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PaluWed 12:46 AM151 km94 miles82 nmSouth S
SangattaWed 12:46 AM234 km146 miles126 nmWest W
SamarindaWed 12:46 AM296 km184 miles160 nmWest-southwest WSW
MamujuWed 12:46 AM355 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BalikpapanWed 12:46 AM364 km226 miles197 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloWed 12:46 AM381 km237 miles206 nmEast E
KendariWed 12:46 AM585 km364 miles316 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoWed 12:46 AM590 km367 miles319 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarWed 12:46 AM619 km384 miles334 nmSouth S
Palangka RayaTue 11:46 PM701 km435 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW

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