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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 02:14:00 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

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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 58' North, Longitude: 112° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.21 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 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' 10.7"995.78 miwest0° 10' 03.9"11.53 minorth995.64 mi
24 hours11° 10' 08.5"765.13 mieast3° 48' 01.2"261.19 minorth804.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kuala BelaitTue 10:14 AM417 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pekan TutongTue 10:14 AM420 km261 miles227 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MiriTue 10:14 AM426 km264 miles230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 10:14 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSoutheast SE
Kota KinabaluTue 10:14 AM446 km277 miles241 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nha TrangTue 9:14 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto PrincesaTue 10:14 AM707 km439 miles381 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ho Chi MinhTue 9:14 AM713 km443 miles385 nmWest-northwest WNW
KuchingTue 10:14 AM751 km467 miles405 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cần ThơTue 9:14 AM780 km485 miles421 nmWest-northwest WNW

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