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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 Friday, March 22, 2013 at 11:02:00 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: 75%

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 Friday, March 22, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 51' North, Longitude: 137° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.34 meters/second, 1563.6 km/hour, 971.6 miles/hour or 844.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.19 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.6"971.38 miwest0° 07' 29.1"8.58 misouth971.69 mi
24 hours11° 18' 34.3"756.26 mieast3° 19' 18.0"228.34 misouth795.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaFri 9:02 PM782 km486 miles422 nmEast E
SaipanFri 9:02 PM873 km542 miles471 nmEast E
MelekeokFri 8:02 PM877 km545 miles474 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoFri 7:02 PM1570 km976 miles848 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosFri 7:02 PM1671 km1038 miles902 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariFri 8:02 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonFri 7:02 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmWest W
ManilaFri 7:02 PM1792 km1113 miles968 nmWest W
JayapuraFri 8:02 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmSouth S
TaipeiFri 7:02 PM2029 km1261 miles1095 nmNorthwest NW

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