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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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 21:30:00 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: 33%

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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 52' North, Longitude: 72° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.29 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.74 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.7"944.33 miwest0° 02' 14.8"2.58 minorth944.22 mi
24 hours11° 38' 27.8"757.43 mieast0° 27' 57.7"32.06 minorth756.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cap-Haïtien *Sun 5:30 PM24 km15 miles13 nmWest-southwest WSW
Labadee *Sun 5:30 PM27 km17 miles15 nmWest-southwest WSW
Gonaïves *Sun 5:30 PM86 km53 miles46 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puerto PlataSun 5:30 PM137 km85 miles74 nmEast E
San Juan de la MaguanaSun 5:30 PM143 km89 miles77 nmSoutheast SE
Santiago de los CaballerosSun 5:30 PM143 km89 miles77 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port-au-Prince *Sun 5:30 PM152 km94 miles82 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Concepción de La VegaSun 5:30 PM170 km106 miles92 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cockburn Harbour *Sun 5:30 PM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cockburn Town *Sun 5:30 PM199 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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