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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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 03:14:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 07' North, Longitude: 120° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.71 meters/second, 1561.4 km/hour, 970.2 miles/hour or 843.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.6"969.96 miwest0° 07' 08.2"8.18 minorth969.72 mi
24 hours11° 28' 34.0"766.40 mieast2° 29' 41.3"171.55 minorth780.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AngelesThu 11:14 AM8 km5 miles4 nmEast E
MabalacatThu 11:14 AM12 km7 miles6 nmNortheast NE
OlongapoThu 11:14 AM40 km25 miles22 nmSouthwest SW
Tarlac CityThu 11:14 AM41 km25 miles22 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BalangaThu 11:14 AM48 km30 miles26 nmSouth S
QuezonThu 11:14 AM75 km47 miles40 nmSoutheast SE
ManilaThu 11:14 AM77 km48 miles42 nmSoutheast SE
MakatiThu 11:14 AM84 km52 miles45 nmSoutheast SE
SilangThu 11:14 AM112 km70 miles60 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baguio CityThu 11:14 AM143 km89 miles77 nmNorth N
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