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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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 03:36:00 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: 2%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 31' North, Longitude: 141° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.28 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.8"998.20 miwest0° 10' 47.7"12.36 minorth998.09 mi
24 hours11° 23' 41.2"783.12 mieast4° 05' 35.5"281.30 minorth828.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokWed 12:36 PM822 km511 miles444 nmWest W
HagåtñaWed 1:36 PM828 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraWed 12:36 PM1011 km628 miles546 nmSouth S
ManokwariWed 12:36 PM1201 km746 miles648 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 2:36 PM1789 km1111 miles966 nmEast E
DavaoWed 11:36 AM1812 km1126 miles978 nmWest W
Port MoresbyWed 1:36 PM1857 km1154 miles1002 nmSouth-southeast SSE
General SantosWed 11:36 AM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmWest W
ManadoWed 11:36 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinWed 1:06 PM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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