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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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 07:14:00 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: 12%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 07:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 36' North, Longitude: 112° 02' 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"972.19 miwest0° 07' 38.8"8.76 minorth971.95 mi
24 hours11° 29' 20.6"769.15 mieast2° 41' 39.0"185.25 minorth786.29 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 PM403 km251 miles218 nmSouthwest SW
Da NangFri 2:14 PM440 km274 miles238 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuếFri 2:14 PM520 km323 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
HaikouFri 3:14 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PakseFri 2:14 PM673 km418 miles363 nmWest W
Ho Chi MinhFri 2:14 PM716 km445 miles386 nmSouthwest SW
SavannakhetFri 2:14 PM811 km504 miles438 nmWest-northwest WNW
Phnom PenhFri 2:14 PM840 km522 miles454 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cần ThơFri 2:14 PM846 km525 miles457 nmSouthwest SW
MacauFri 3:14 PM857 km532 miles463 nmNorth N

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