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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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 12:32:00 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: 67%

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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 19' North, Longitude: 104° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.90 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.99 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.5"959.18 miwest0° 05' 42.4"6.54 misouth959.44 mi
24 hours11° 22' 36.5"751.40 mieast2° 39' 10.6"182.42 misouth778.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sakon NakhonThu 7:32 PM39 km24 miles21 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wanon NiwatThu 7:32 PM85 km53 miles46 nmWest-northwest WNW
SavannakhetThu 7:32 PM88 km55 miles48 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Udon ThaniThu 7:32 PM179 km111 miles97 nmWest W
Khon KaenThu 7:32 PM200 km124 miles108 nmWest-southwest WSW
VientianeThu 7:32 PM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-northwest WNW
PakseThu 7:32 PM281 km174 miles152 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HuếThu 7:32 PM344 km214 miles186 nmEast-southeast ESE
Xam NeuaThu 7:32 PM346 km215 miles187 nmNorth N
Nakhon RatchasimaThu 7:32 PM362 km225 miles196 nmSouthwest SW

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