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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 Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 03:56:00 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 MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 126° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.58 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.72 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.1"942.74 miwest0° 00' 51.3"0.98 misouth942.78 mi
24 hours11° 33' 32.1"750.79 mieast0° 45' 49.3"52.53 misouth754.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaSun 12:56 PM673 km418 miles363 nmNorth N
KaohsiungSun 11:56 AM736 km457 miles397 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaipeiSun 11:56 AM772 km480 miles417 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CitySun 11:56 AM778 km484 miles420 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonSun 11:56 AM860 km534 miles464 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaSun 11:56 AM871 km541 miles470 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiSun 11:56 AM875 km543 miles472 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowSun 11:56 AM1014 km630 miles548 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenSun 11:56 AM1021 km635 miles552 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouSun 11:56 AM1110 km690 miles599 nmWest-northwest WNW

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