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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 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: 16%

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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 58' North, Longitude: 52° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.84 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.10 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.7"965.77 miwest0° 06' 45.4"7.75 minorth965.52 mi
24 hours11° 31' 46.1"766.84 mieast2° 19' 03.9"159.39 minorth778.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownFri 2:34 PM824 km512 miles445 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceFri 2:34 PM927 km576 miles500 nmWest W
CastriesFri 2:34 PM931 km579 miles503 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vieux FortFri 2:34 PM937 km582 miles506 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 2:34 PM949 km590 miles513 nmWest W
Pointe-à-PitreFri 2:34 PM961 km597 miles519 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 2:34 PM982 km610 miles530 nmWest W
KingstownFri 2:34 PM984 km612 miles532 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 2:34 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmWest W
Codrington (Barbuda)Fri 2:34 PM1005 km625 miles543 nmWest-northwest WNW

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