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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 Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 20:34:00 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: 62%

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 Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' South, Longitude: 127° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.50 meters/second, 1517.4 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.71 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.1"942.56 miwest0° 04' 24.5"5.06 misouth942.36 mi
24 hours13° 57' 45.3"912.40 mieast1° 10' 38.3"80.98 misouth912.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Halls CreekMon 4:34 AM108 km67 miles58 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tennant CreekMon 6:04 AM718 km446 miles388 nmEast E
DarwinMon 6:04 AM829 km515 miles448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsMon 6:04 AM840 km522 miles454 nmSoutheast SE
DiliMon 5:34 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmNorth N
EuclaMon 5:19 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmSouth S
DenpasarMon 4:34 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarMon 4:34 AM1775 km1103 miles958 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthMon 4:34 AM1827 km1135 miles987 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsMon 6:34 AM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmEast E

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