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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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 01:50:00 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: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 45' North, Longitude: 136° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.77 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.69 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.9"1001.54 miwest0° 10' 55.9"12.52 minorth1001.48 mi
24 hours11° 17' 44.5"778.65 mieast4° 12' 01.1"288.64 minorth827.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokTue 10:50 AM400 km248 miles216 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariTue 10:50 AM701 km436 miles378 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraTue 10:50 AM907 km564 miles490 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoTue 9:50 AM1284 km798 miles693 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaTue 11:50 AM1288 km801 miles696 nmNortheast NE
General SantosTue 9:50 AM1316 km818 miles711 nmWest W
ManadoTue 9:50 AM1396 km868 miles754 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloTue 9:50 AM1616 km1004 miles872 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 11:50 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmSoutheast SE
DiliTue 10:50 AM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmSouthwest SW

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