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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 04:14:00 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: 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 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' North, Longitude: 94° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.51 meters/second, 1582.2 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.3 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' 53.9"982.98 miwest0° 08' 41.9"9.97 minorth982.77 mi
24 hours11° 18' 57.6"765.50 mieast3° 10' 37.3"218.41 minorth791.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairWed 9:44 AM241 km150 miles130 nmWest W
DaweiWed 10:44 AM441 km274 miles238 nmEast-northeast ENE
YangonWed 10:44 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MawlamyineWed 10:44 AM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhuketWed 11:14 AM617 km383 miles333 nmSoutheast SE
BangkokWed 11:14 AM658 km409 miles355 nmEast-northeast ENE
PattayaWed 11:14 AM682 km424 miles368 nmEast E
Nakhon SawanWed 11:14 AM715 km444 miles386 nmNortheast NE
Banda AcehWed 11:14 AM723 km449 miles390 nmSouth S
Hat YaiWed 11:14 AM847 km527 miles458 nmSoutheast SE

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