Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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.

View Day and Night Map

Change time and date

< 4 weeks4 weeks > March equinox 
or choose:

< 1 day1 day >June solstice
< 12 hours12 hours >September equinox
< 6 hours6 hours >December solstice
< 1 hour1 hour >Now/Current time
< 10 minutes10 minutes >

Map notes

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 13' North
Longitude: 125° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.52 meters/second, 1596.7 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.54 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.1"992.06 miwest0° 09' 52.3"11.31 minorth991.90 mi
24 hours11° 21' 05.8"775.15 mieast3° 41' 13.1"253.44 minorth811.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SurigaoWed 11:24 AM69 km43 miles37 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cagayan de OroWed 11:24 AM103 km64 miles56 nmSouthwest SW
Marawi CityWed 11:24 AM170 km106 miles92 nmSouthwest SW
Cebu CityWed 11:24 AM188 km117 miles102 nmNorthwest NW
DavaoWed 11:24 AM241 km150 miles130 nmSouth S
BacolodWed 11:24 AM296 km184 miles160 nmWest-northwest WNW
Iloilo CityWed 11:24 AM335 km208 miles181 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zamboanga CityWed 11:24 AM432 km269 miles233 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiWed 11:24 AM748 km465 miles404 nmNorthwest NW
ManilaWed 11:24 AM755 km469 miles407 nmNorthwest NW
Advertising

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools