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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 03:24:00 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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 58' North, Longitude: 133° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.72 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 07.7"1003.68 miwest0° 11' 34.6"13.26 minorth1003.71 mi
24 hours11° 28' 28.5"793.24 mieast4° 30' 00.4"309.21 minorth849.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariTue 12:24 PM322 km200 miles174 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokTue 12:24 PM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SofifiTue 12:24 PM667 km414 miles360 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateTue 12:24 PM685 km425 miles370 nmWest W
AmbonTue 12:24 PM856 km532 miles462 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraTue 12:24 PM952 km591 miles514 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManadoTue 11:24 AM957 km595 miles517 nmWest W
General SantosTue 11:24 AM1024 km636 miles553 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoTue 11:24 AM1034 km643 miles558 nmWest-northwest WNW
GorontaloTue 11:24 AM1164 km724 miles629 nmWest W

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