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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 03:34:00 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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 36' North, Longitude: 153° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.57 meters/second, 1589.7 km/hour, 987.8 miles/hour or 858.4 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 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.5"987.62 miwest0° 09' 33.0"10.94 minorth987.43 mi
24 hours11° 24' 27.9"775.67 mieast3° 31' 09.6"241.92 minorth807.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirThu 2:34 PM624 km387 miles337 nmSoutheast SE
KoloniaThu 2:34 PM624 km388 miles337 nmSoutheast SE
SaipanThu 1:34 PM1018 km632 miles550 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaThu 1:34 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmWest-northwest WNW
Wake IslandThu 3:34 PM1676 km1041 miles905 nmNortheast NE
YarenThu 3:34 PM1897 km1179 miles1025 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 3:34 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmEast E
JayapuraThu 12:34 PM2059 km1279 miles1112 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokThu 12:34 PM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmWest W
HoniaraThu 2:34 PM2315 km1438 miles1250 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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