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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 02:04:00 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: 8%

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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 57' North, Longitude: 114° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.24 meters/second, 1602.9 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.8"995.85 miwest0° 10' 04.2"11.54 minorth995.71 mi
24 hours11° 10' 06.0"765.13 mieast3° 48' 13.6"261.43 minorth804.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluTue 10:04 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 10:04 AM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth S
Pekan TutongTue 10:04 AM349 km217 miles189 nmSouth S
Kuala BelaitTue 10:04 AM381 km237 miles206 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MiriTue 10:04 AM408 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puerto PrincesaTue 10:04 AM458 km284 miles247 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nha TrangTue 9:04 AM793 km493 miles428 nmNorthwest NW
KuchingTue 10:04 AM874 km543 miles472 nmSouthwest SW
BacolodTue 10:04 AM926 km576 miles500 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ho Chi MinhTue 9:04 AM961 km597 miles519 nmWest-northwest WNW

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