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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 18:34:00 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: 9%

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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 52' North, Longitude: 64° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.93 meters/second, 1576.6 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.0"979.45 miwest0° 08' 34.2"9.82 minorth979.22 mi
24 hours11° 26' 47.5"771.93 mieast3° 05' 25.3"212.47 minorth795.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint George'sThu 2:34 PM261 km162 miles141 nmEast-southeast ESE
KingstownThu 2:34 PM303 km188 miles164 nmEast E
Vieux FortThu 2:34 PM344 km213 miles186 nmEast-northeast ENE
CastriesThu 2:34 PM351 km218 miles189 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaturínThu 2:04 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port of SpainThu 2:34 PM366 km228 miles198 nmSoutheast SE
Fort-de-FranceThu 2:34 PM370 km230 miles200 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChaguanasThu 2:34 PM384 km239 miles207 nmSoutheast SE
RoseauThu 2:34 PM390 km242 miles211 nmNortheast NE
San FernandoThu 2:34 PM398 km248 miles215 nmSoutheast SE

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