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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 19:44:00 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: 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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' North, Longitude: 69° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.55 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.09 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.1"965.12 miwest0° 06' 39.7"7.64 minorth964.88 mi
24 hours11° 32' 00.8"766.61 mieast2° 16' 40.6"156.65 minorth777.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La RomanaFri 3:44 PM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santo DomingoFri 3:44 PM266 km165 miles144 nmNorth N
Punta CanaFri 3:44 PM295 km184 miles160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MayagüezFri 3:44 PM342 km213 miles185 nmNortheast NE
San Juan de la MaguanaFri 3:44 PM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Concepción de La VegaFri 3:44 PM363 km225 miles196 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PonceFri 3:44 PM373 km232 miles202 nmNortheast NE
Santiago de los CaballerosFri 3:44 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OranjestadFri 3:44 PM401 km249 miles216 nmSouth S
Port-au-Prince *Fri 3:44 PM405 km251 miles218 nmNorthwest NW

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