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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 10, 2013 at 07:10:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 39' South, Longitude: 55° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.24 meters/second, 1602.9 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 29' 40.9"995.87 miwest0° 11' 27.4"13.12 minorth996.15 mi
24 hours11° 56' 24.5"820.37 mieast4° 40' 10.3"320.85 minorth883.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSun 11:10 AM227 km141 miles122 nmNorth N
MoroniSun 10:10 AM1422 km883 miles768 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuSun 10:10 AM1455 km904 miles785 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisSun 11:10 AM1516 km942 miles819 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSun 11:10 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmSouth S
AntananarivoSun 10:10 AM1590 km988 miles858 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dar es SalaamSun 10:10 AM1755 km1091 miles948 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSun 1:10 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmEast E
NairobiSun 10:10 AM2121 km1318 miles1145 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaSun 10:10 AM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmWest W

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