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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 05:28:00 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 05:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 49' North, Longitude: 99° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.55 meters/second, 1539.2 km/hour, 956.4 miles/hour or 831.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.94 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.3"956.14 miwest0° 05' 01.3"5.76 minorth955.93 mi
24 hours11° 37' 34.5"765.77 mieast1° 36' 05.8"110.16 minorth770.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Chiang MaiFri 12:28 PM124 km77 miles67 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Chiang RaiFri 12:28 PM234 km145 miles126 nmNorth N
Nakhon SawanFri 12:28 PM241 km150 miles130 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MawlamyineFri 11:58 AM253 km157 miles137 nmSouthwest SW
VientianeFri 12:28 PM323 km201 miles174 nmEast E
Udon ThaniFri 12:28 PM346 km215 miles187 nmEast E
Luang PrabangFri 12:28 PM355 km221 miles192 nmNortheast NE
Khon KaenFri 12:28 PM380 km236 miles205 nmEast-southeast ESE
YangonFri 11:58 AM381 km237 miles206 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nakhon RatchasimaFri 12:28 PM415 km258 miles224 nmSoutheast SE

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