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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 Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 02:08:00 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: 80%

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 Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 20' South, Longitude: 20° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.37 meters/second, 1560.1 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.16 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 40.1"969.17 miwest0° 08' 49.6"10.11 misouth968.90 mi
24 hours13° 11' 38.1"884.27 mieast3° 06' 45.4"214.02 misouth903.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueSat 3:08 AM272 km169 miles147 nmWest W
LuenaSat 3:08 AM284 km177 miles154 nmNorth N
MonguSat 4:08 AM332 km206 miles179 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rundu *Sat 4:08 AM399 km248 miles215 nmSouth S
HuamboSat 3:08 AM514 km319 miles277 nmWest-northwest WNW
LucapaSat 3:08 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth N
MalanjeSat 3:08 AM677 km421 miles365 nmNorthwest NW
MaunSat 4:08 AM714 km444 miles385 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubangoSat 3:08 AM726 km451 miles392 nmWest W
GhanziSat 4:08 AM829 km515 miles448 nmSouth S
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