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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 03:04:00 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 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 07' North, Longitude: 100° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.05 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.3"995.43 miwest0° 10' 01.7"11.49 minorth995.29 mi
24 hours11° 10' 20.9"765.10 mieast3° 46' 59.2"260.01 minorth804.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hat YaiTue 10:04 AM122 km76 miles66 nmSouth S
Na Thon (Ko Samui)Tue 10:04 AM167 km104 miles90 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LangkawiTue 11:04 AM209 km130 miles113 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alor SetarTue 11:04 AM221 km137 miles119 nmSouth S
PhuketTue 10:04 AM229 km142 miles123 nmWest W
George TownTue 11:04 AM299 km186 miles161 nmSouth S
IpohTue 11:04 AM394 km245 miles213 nmSouth S
SihanoukvilleTue 10:04 AM437 km272 miles236 nmNortheast NE
PattayaTue 10:04 AM535 km333 miles289 nmNorth N
MedanTue 10:04 AM538 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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