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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, May 7, 2013 at 00:48:00 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: 9%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 44' North, Longitude: 133° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.47 meters/second, 1603.7 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 865.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.0"996.37 miwest0° 10' 07.6"11.60 minorth996.23 mi
24 hours11° 09' 48.1"765.18 mieast3° 49' 46.6"263.20 minorth805.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KororTue 9:48 AM126 km79 miles68 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokTue 9:48 AM137 km85 miles74 nmEast E
DavaoTue 8:48 AM863 km536 miles466 nmWest W
General SantosTue 8:48 AM927 km576 miles500 nmWest W
ManokwariTue 9:48 AM954 km593 miles515 nmSouth S
SofifiTue 9:48 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmSouthwest SW
TernateTue 9:48 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmSouthwest SW
ManadoTue 8:48 AM1174 km730 miles634 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaTue 10:48 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 9:48 AM1396 km867 miles754 nmSoutheast SE

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