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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 10:34:00 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: 7%

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 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 41' North, Longitude: 52° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.92 meters/second, 1583.7 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.3"983.90 miwest0° 09' 06.5"10.44 minorth983.69 mi
24 hours11° 25' 25.4"773.85 mieast3° 19' 30.2"228.58 minorth802.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuThu 1:34 PM225 km140 miles122 nmEast-northeast ENE
BosasoThu 1:34 PM332 km206 miles179 nmWest W
Al MukallaThu 1:34 PM458 km285 miles247 nmNorthwest NW
SalalahThu 2:34 PM624 km387 miles337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GalkayoThu 1:34 PM755 km469 miles408 nmSouthwest SW
AdenThu 1:34 PM793 km493 miles428 nmWest W
Ta'izzThu 1:34 PM913 km568 miles493 nmWest-northwest WNW
HargeisaThu 1:34 PM920 km572 miles497 nmWest-southwest WSW
SanaThu 1:34 PM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiThu 1:34 PM987 km613 miles533 nmWest W

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