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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 18, 2013 at 09:52:00 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: 49%

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 18, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 50' North, Longitude: 123° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.48 meters/second, 1556.9 km/hour, 967.4 miles/hour or 840.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.12 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 32' 00.1"967.22 miwest0° 06' 38.6"7.61 misouth967.51 mi
24 hours11° 08' 41.8"741.77 mieast2° 59' 14.7"205.39 misouth774.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuezonThu 5:52 PM307 km191 miles166 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaThu 5:52 PM317 km197 miles171 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakatiThu 5:52 PM318 km197 miles171 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tarlac CityThu 5:52 PM332 km207 miles179 nmWest W
Baguio CityThu 5:52 PM335 km208 miles181 nmWest-northwest WNW
MabalacatThu 5:52 PM339 km210 miles183 nmWest-southwest WSW
AngelesThu 5:52 PM339 km211 miles183 nmWest-southwest WSW
OlongapoThu 5:52 PM380 km236 miles205 nmWest-southwest WSW
BacolodThu 5:52 PM577 km358 miles312 nmSouth S
Iloilo CityThu 5:52 PM580 km360 miles313 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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