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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 6:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 20%

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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 13' North, Longitude: 133° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.98 meters/second, 1544.3 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.99 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.3"959.34 miWest0° 05' 45.6"6.60 miNorth959.11 mi
24 hours11° 34' 12.2"764.53 miEast1° 54' 02.7"130.73 miNorth771.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokSat 3:34 PM1087 km675 miles587 nmSouth S
HagåtñaSat 4:34 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonSat 2:34 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmWest W
ManilaSat 2:34 PM1340 km833 miles724 nmWest W
DavaoSat 2:34 PM1393 km866 miles752 nmSouthwest SW
TaipeiSat 2:34 PM1490 km926 miles805 nmNorthwest NW
General SantosSat 2:34 PM1508 km937 miles814 nmSouthwest SW
KumamotoSat 3:34 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmNorth N
FukuokaSat 3:34 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNorth N
ShantouSat 2:34 PM1853 km1151 miles1000 nmWest-northwest WNW

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