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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, March 27, 2014 at 00:30:00 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: 18%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 22' South, Longitude: 124° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.04 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.33 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 26' 48.2"979.72 miwest0° 09' 36.9"11.02 minorth980.06 mi
24 hours13° 08' 19.4"891.04 mieast4° 08' 25.2"284.55 minorth940.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangThu 8:30 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiThu 9:30 AM235 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SameThu 9:30 AM281 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliThu 9:30 AM325 km202 miles176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauThu 9:30 AM375 km233 miles202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeThu 8:30 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinThu 10:00 AM681 km423 miles368 nmEast E
RabaThu 8:30 AM727 km452 miles393 nmWest-northwest WNW
KendariThu 8:30 AM851 km529 miles460 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarThu 8:30 AM901 km560 miles486 nmNorthwest NW

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