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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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 07:24:00 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: 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 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 18' North, Longitude: 121° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.79 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.99 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.7"958.92 miwest0° 05' 41.3"6.52 minorth958.69 mi
24 hours11° 34' 21.6"764.37 mieast1° 52' 16.3"128.69 minorth771.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CitySat 3:24 PM112 km69 miles60 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tarlac CitySat 3:24 PM209 km130 miles113 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MabalacatSat 3:24 PM238 km148 miles129 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesSat 3:24 PM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OlongapoSat 3:24 PM287 km178 miles155 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonSat 3:24 PM288 km179 miles155 nmSouth S
ManilaSat 3:24 PM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
MakatiSat 3:24 PM305 km189 miles164 nmSouth S
KaohsiungSat 3:24 PM640 km397 miles345 nmNorth N
BacolodSat 3:24 PM762 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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