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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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 23:02:00 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: 62%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 28' North, Longitude: 59° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.08 meters/second, 1533.9 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.88 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.4"952.84 miwest0° 04' 33.4"5.23 misouth953.07 mi
24 hours11° 25' 57.6"750.24 mieast2° 12' 48.6"152.22 misouth770.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Wed 7:02 PM265 km165 miles143 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 7:02 PM293 km182 miles158 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreWed 7:02 PM330 km205 miles178 nmSouthwest SW
BradesWed 7:02 PM345 km214 miles186 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaWed 7:02 PM363 km226 miles196 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 7:02 PM364 km226 miles196 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 7:02 PM367 km228 miles198 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyWed 7:02 PM381 km237 miles206 nmWest W
MarigotWed 7:02 PM385 km239 miles208 nmWest W
RoseauWed 7:02 PM405 km252 miles219 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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