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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 16:56:00 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 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 25' North, Longitude: 117° 13' 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' 12.5"1004.34 miwest0° 11' 41.2"13.38 misouth1004.44 mi
24 hours11° 38' 20.9"805.07 mieast4° 40' 57.0"321.73 misouth866.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SangattaWed 12:56 AM37 km23 miles20 nmEast-northeast ENE
SamarindaWed 12:56 AM102 km63 miles55 nmSouth S
BalikpapanWed 12:56 AM189 km118 miles102 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PaluWed 12:56 AM329 km204 miles177 nmEast-southeast ESE
MamujuWed 12:56 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Palangka RayaTue 11:56 PM468 km291 miles253 nmSouthwest SW
BanjarmasinWed 12:56 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 12:56 AM559 km347 miles302 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pekan TutongWed 12:56 AM562 km349 miles304 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MiriWed 12:56 AM568 km353 miles307 nmNorthwest NW

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