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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, March 12, 2013 at 03:14:00 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 phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 56' North, Longitude: 135° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.6"1003.70 miwest0° 11' 34.8"13.26 minorth1003.73 mi
24 hours11° 28' 31.9"793.32 mieast4° 30' 08.1"309.36 minorth849.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariTue 12:14 PM368 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokTue 12:14 PM630 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraTue 12:14 PM734 km456 miles396 nmSoutheast SE
SofifiTue 12:14 PM932 km579 miles503 nmWest W
TernateTue 12:14 PM950 km590 miles513 nmWest W
ManadoTue 11:14 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmWest W
DavaoTue 11:14 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosTue 11:14 AM1271 km790 miles686 nmWest-northwest WNW
GorontaloTue 11:14 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmWest W
HagåtñaTue 1:14 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNortheast NE

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