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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 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

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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 33' North, Longitude: 158° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.65 meters/second, 1589.9 km/hour, 987.9 miles/hour or 858.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.46 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.6"987.79 miwest0° 09' 34.2"10.96 minorth987.60 mi
24 hours11° 24' 25.4"775.76 mieast3° 31' 41.9"242.53 minorth808.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaThu 2:14 PM400 km248 miles216 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 2:14 PM406 km252 miles219 nmSouth S
Wake IslandThu 3:14 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmNortheast NE
MajuroThu 3:14 PM1423 km885 miles769 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenThu 3:14 PM1525 km947 miles823 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 1:14 PM1554 km966 miles839 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaThu 3:14 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraThu 2:14 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmSouth S
JayapuraThu 12:14 PM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyThu 1:14 PM2553 km1587 miles1379 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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