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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 23:12:00 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 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 27' North, Longitude: 61° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.11 meters/second, 1534.0 km/hour, 953.2 miles/hour or 828.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.6"952.92 miwest0° 04' 34.3"5.24 misouth953.14 mi
24 hours11° 25' 55.1"750.25 mieast2° 13' 08.8"152.61 misouth770.15 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 7:12 PM90 km56 miles48 nmSouth S
GustaviaWed 7:12 PM119 km74 miles64 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyWed 7:12 PM127 km79 miles69 nmWest W
PhilipsburgWed 7:12 PM131 km81 miles71 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotWed 7:12 PM133 km83 miles72 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 7:12 PM147 km92 miles80 nmSouth S
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 7:12 PM154 km96 miles83 nmSouthwest SW
CharlestownWed 7:12 PM165 km102 miles89 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The Bottom (Saba)Wed 7:12 PM170 km106 miles92 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesWed 7:12 PM189 km117 miles102 nmSouth S

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