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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 17:46:00 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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 15' North, Longitude: 105° 07' 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' 11.5"1004.34 miwest0° 11' 41.7"13.39 misouth1004.43 mi
24 hours11° 38' 56.0"805.76 mieast4° 40' 53.9"321.67 misouth866.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tanjung PinangWed 12:46 AM106 km66 miles57 nmNorthwest NW
SingaporeWed 1:46 AM181 km113 miles98 nmNorthwest NW
Johor BahruWed 1:46 AM201 km125 miles109 nmNorthwest NW
JambiWed 12:46 AM264 km164 miles143 nmSouthwest SW
Pangkal PinangWed 12:46 AM286 km178 miles154 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalembangWed 12:46 AM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth S
Malacca CityWed 1:46 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorthwest NW
PekanbaruWed 12:46 AM410 km255 miles221 nmWest W
KuantanWed 1:46 AM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SerembanWed 1:46 AM449 km279 miles242 nmNorthwest NW

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