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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 Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 02:28:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, September 16, 2014 at 2:07 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, September 24, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 29' North, Longitude: 128° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.00 meters/second, 1620.0 km/hour, 1006.6 miles/hour or 874.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.78 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 33' 55.8"1006.56 miwest0° 09' 29.0"10.86 misouth1006.68 mi
24 hours10° 28' 21.0"723.71 mieast3° 50' 04.9"263.48 misouth770.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SofifiTue 11:28 AM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateTue 11:28 AM210 km130 miles113 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoTue 10:28 AM395 km245 miles213 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosTue 10:28 AM526 km327 miles284 nmNorthwest NW
DavaoTue 10:28 AM585 km363 miles316 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GorontaloTue 10:28 AM616 km383 miles333 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonTue 11:28 AM684 km425 miles369 nmSouth S
ManokwariTue 11:28 AM746 km464 miles403 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokTue 11:28 AM899 km558 miles485 nmNortheast NE
KendariTue 10:28 AM957 km595 miles517 nmSouthwest SW
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