Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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.

View Day and Night Map

Change time and date

< 4 weeks4 weeks > March equinox 
or choose:

< 1 day1 day >June solstice
< 12 hours12 hours >September equinox
< 6 hours6 hours >December solstice
< 1 hour1 hour >Now/Current time
< 10 minutes10 minutes >

Map notes

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 13%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 07:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 36' North, Longitude: 111° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.70 meters/second, 1564.9 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.6"972.18 miwest0° 07' 38.8"8.76 minorth971.94 mi
24 hours11° 29' 20.7"769.14 mieast2° 41' 36.8"185.21 minorth786.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nha TrangFri 2:14 PM382 km237 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
Da NangFri 2:14 PM413 km257 miles223 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuếFri 2:14 PM493 km306 miles266 nmWest-northwest WNW
HaikouFri 3:14 PM621 km386 miles335 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PakseFri 2:14 PM644 km400 miles348 nmWest W
Ho Chi MinhFri 2:14 PM692 km430 miles374 nmSouthwest SW
SavannakhetFri 2:14 PM783 km486 miles423 nmWest-northwest WNW
Phnom PenhFri 2:14 PM813 km505 miles439 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cần ThơFri 2:14 PM822 km511 miles444 nmSouthwest SW
MacauFri 3:14 PM862 km536 miles466 nmNorth-northeast NNE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools