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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 08:34:00 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: 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 25' North, Longitude: 104° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.53 meters/second, 1542.7 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.98 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.1"958.33 miwest0° 05' 35.2"6.41 minorth958.10 mi
24 hours11° 34' 34.7"764.15 mieast1° 49' 47.0"125.84 minorth770.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sakon NakhonSat 3:34 PM28 km17 miles15 nmSouth S
Wanon NiwatSat 3:34 PM49 km31 miles27 nmWest-northwest WNW
SavannakhetSat 3:34 PM113 km70 miles61 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Udon ThaniSat 3:34 PM145 km90 miles78 nmWest W
VientianeSat 3:34 PM176 km109 miles95 nmWest-northwest WNW
Khon KaenSat 3:34 PM178 km111 miles96 nmSouthwest SW
PakseSat 3:34 PM308 km192 miles167 nmSoutheast SE
Xam NeuaSat 3:34 PM332 km206 miles179 nmNorth N
Luang PrabangSat 3:34 PM347 km216 miles187 nmNorthwest NW
Nakhon RatchasimaSat 3:34 PM348 km216 miles188 nmSouthwest SW

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