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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 15:10:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 12:20 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:16 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 407.75 meters/second, 1467.9 km/hour, 912.1 miles/hour or 792.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.1"||15.20 mi||west||0° 00' 03.3"||0.06 mi||north||15.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 14.3"||911.73 mi||west||0° 03' 26.1"||3.94 mi||north||911.94 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 34.9"||779.87 mi||east||1° 55' 00.5"||131.91 mi||north||796.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nukualofa||Mon 4:10 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm||N|
|Pangai||Mon 4:10 AM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm||N|
|Neiafu||Mon 4:10 AM||644 km||400 miles||347 nm||N|
|Alofi||Sun 4:10 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||NE|
|Suva||Mon 3:10 AM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||NW|
|Apia||Sun 4:10 AM||1216 km||755 miles||656 nm||NNE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 5:10 AM||1597 km||993 miles||862 nm||E|
|Auckland||Mon 3:10 AM||1694 km||1053 miles||915 nm||SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 4:10 AM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm||NNE|
|Funafuti||Mon 3:10 AM||1862 km||1157 miles||1006 nm||NNW|
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