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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, January 6, 2013 at 19:34:00 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: 32%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 32' South, Longitude: 174° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.49 meters/second, 1549.8 km/hour, 963.0 miles/hour or 836.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.05 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 42.0"962.69 miwest0° 08' 36.4"9.86 misouth962.41 mi
24 hours346° 16' 50.7"914.34 miwest2° 59' 29.8"205.72 misouth930.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lautoka *Mon 8:34 AM353 km219 miles190 nmSoutheast SE
Nadi *Mon 8:34 AM364 km226 miles197 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Mon 8:34 AM470 km292 miles254 nmSoutheast SE
Levuka *Mon 8:34 AM478 km297 miles258 nmEast-southeast ESE
Labasa *Mon 8:34 AM484 km301 miles262 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaMon 6:34 AM747 km464 miles403 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleMon 6:34 AM833 km518 miles450 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 7:34 AM906 km563 miles489 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaMon 6:34 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaMon 8:34 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmEast-southeast ESE

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