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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 18:44:00 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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' North, Longitude: 66° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.89 meters/second, 1576.4 km/hour, 979.5 miles/hour or 851.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.0"979.35 miwest0° 08' 33.5"9.81 minorth979.12 mi
24 hours11° 26' 49.4"771.89 mieast3° 05' 07.3"212.12 minorth795.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KralendijkThu 2:44 PM218 km135 miles118 nmWest-southwest WSW
CaracasThu 2:14 PM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth S
WillemstadThu 2:44 PM287 km178 miles155 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaracayThu 2:14 PM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ValenciaThu 2:14 PM340 km211 miles184 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OranjestadThu 2:44 PM387 km241 miles209 nmWest W
BarquisimetoThu 2:14 PM445 km276 miles240 nmSouthwest SW
MaturínThu 2:14 PM496 km309 miles268 nmSoutheast SE
Saint George'sThu 2:44 PM516 km321 miles279 nmEast E
KingstownThu 2:44 PM565 km351 miles305 nmEast E

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