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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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 02:34:00 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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 34' North, Longitude: 141° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.17 meters/second, 1541.4 km/hour, 957.8 miles/hour or 832.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.96 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 minorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.9"957.52 miwest0° 05' 16.2"6.04 minorth957.30 mi
24 hours11° 36' 47.9"765.98 mieast1° 42' 18.1"117.27 minorth771.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 12:34 PM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaFri 12:34 PM560 km348 miles302 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokFri 11:34 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmSouthwest SW
HamamatsuFri 11:34 AM1940 km1205 miles1047 nmNorth N
ShizuokaFri 11:34 AM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmNorth N
OsakaFri 11:34 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaFri 11:34 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmNorth N
KobeFri 11:34 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaFri 11:34 AM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoFri 11:34 AM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmNorth N

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