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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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 03:36:00 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: 3%

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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 58' North, Longitude: 103° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.67 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.39 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.5"983.33 miwest0° 08' 44.3"10.01 minorth983.12 mi
24 hours11° 18' 42.2"765.47 mieast3° 11' 39.2"219.59 minorth791.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kampong ChhnangWed 10:36 AM92 km57 miles50 nmEast-northeast ENE
Phnom PenhWed 10:36 AM122 km76 miles66 nmEast-southeast ESE
BattambangWed 10:36 AM145 km90 miles78 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SihanoukvilleWed 10:36 AM154 km96 miles83 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Siem ReapWed 10:36 AM154 km96 miles83 nmNorth N
KratiéWed 10:36 AM240 km149 miles130 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cần ThơWed 10:36 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSoutheast SE
Ho Chi MinhWed 10:36 AM338 km210 miles182 nmEast-southeast ESE
PattayaWed 10:36 AM342 km213 miles185 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nakhon RatchasimaWed 10:36 AM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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