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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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 02:24:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 25' North, Longitude: 170° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.84 meters/second, 1590.6 km/hour, 988.4 miles/hour or 858.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.6"988.22 miwest0° 09' 37.1"11.02 minorth988.03 mi
24 hours348° 35' 40.1"775.99 miwest3° 33' 02.4"244.07 minorth808.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroThu 2:24 PM363 km226 miles196 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 2:24 PM1023 km636 miles553 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 2:24 PM1079 km671 miles583 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenThu 2:24 PM1285 km798 miles694 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 1:24 PM1445 km898 miles780 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 2:24 PM1804 km1121 miles974 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiThu 2:24 PM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayWed 3:24 PM2325 km1445 miles1256 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraThu 1:24 PM2502 km1555 miles1351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaThu 12:24 PM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmWest W

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