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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, January 8, 2014 at 09:40:00 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: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 19' North, Longitude: 126° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.99 meters/second, 1594.7 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.5"990.80 miwest0° 09' 35.8"10.99 minorth990.64 mi
24 hours11° 36' 26.7"792.33 mieast3° 33' 03.4"244.07 minorth824.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SurigaoWed 5:40 PM85 km53 miles46 nmNorthwest NW
Cagayan de OroWed 5:40 PM185 km115 miles100 nmWest-southwest WSW
BaybayWed 5:40 PM207 km129 miles112 nmNorthwest NW
Marawi CityWed 5:40 PM247 km154 miles134 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoWed 5:40 PM255 km158 miles137 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cebu CityWed 5:40 PM264 km164 miles143 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosWed 5:40 PM369 km230 miles199 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BacolodWed 5:40 PM375 km233 miles202 nmWest-northwest WNW
Iloilo CityWed 5:40 PM417 km259 miles225 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zamboanga CityWed 5:40 PM518 km322 miles280 nmWest-southwest WSW

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