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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 23:24:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.27 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 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' 24.5"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 31.4"||953.38 mi||west||0° 07' 59.5"||9.16 mi||north||953.76 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 47.6"||913.99 mi||east||3° 39' 08.0"||251.13 mi||north||955.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Fri 12:24 PM||323 km||201 miles||175 nm||SW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 12:24 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm||NW|
|Apia *||Sat 1:24 PM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||NW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sat 1:24 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||NW|
|Neiafu||Sat 12:24 PM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm||WSW|
|Pangai||Sat 12:24 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm||WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:24 PM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm||WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:24 PM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm||NNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:24 PM||964 km||599 miles||521 nm||ESE|
|Suva *||Sat 12:24 PM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm||W|
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