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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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 07:50:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 51' South, Longitude: 57° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.49 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 37.4"1003.17 miwest0° 11' 47.5"13.50 minorth1003.32 mi
24 hours11° 37' 34.7"803.78 mieast4° 40' 32.9"321.27 minorth865.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaMon 11:50 AM377 km234 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
MogadishuMon 10:50 AM1413 km878 miles763 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaMon 1:50 PM1770 km1100 miles955 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoroniMon 10:50 AM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmSouthwest SW
MaleMon 12:50 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisMon 11:50 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamMon 10:50 AM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 11:50 AM2116 km1315 miles1142 nmSouth S
AdenMon 10:50 AM2127 km1322 miles1148 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiMon 10:50 AM2170 km1348 miles1171 nmNorthwest NW

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