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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, April 11, 2013 at 03:14:00 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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 53' North, Longitude: 139° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.94 meters/second, 1576.6 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.4"979.45 miwest0° 08' 27.0"9.68 minorth979.22 mi
24 hours11° 27' 42.5"772.94 mieast3° 02' 58.0"209.65 minorth795.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaThu 1:14 PM597 km371 miles322 nmEast E
SaipanThu 1:14 PM744 km463 miles402 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokThu 12:14 PM784 km487 miles423 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariThu 12:14 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoThu 11:14 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraThu 12:14 PM1712 km1064 miles925 nmSouth S
General SantosThu 11:14 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonThu 11:14 AM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmWest W
ManilaThu 11:14 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmWest W
ManadoThu 11:14 AM2030 km1262 miles1096 nmSouthwest SW

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