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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 00:44:00 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 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.71 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 37.6"||954.31 mi||west||0° 08' 08.1"||9.33 mi||north||954.70 mi|
|24 hours||346° 13' 50.3"||911.87 mi||west||3° 42' 02.4"||254.44 mi||north||954.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka *||Sat 1:44 PM||453 km||281 miles||244 nm||ESE|
|Nadi *||Sat 1:44 PM||453 km||281 miles||245 nm||ESE|
|Port Vila||Sat 11:44 AM||538 km||335 miles||291 nm||WSW|
|Suva *||Sat 1:44 PM||566 km||351 miles||305 nm||ESE|
|Levuka *||Sat 1:44 PM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm||E|
|Labasa *||Sat 1:44 PM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm||E|
|Luganville||Sat 11:44 AM||669 km||415 miles||361 nm||WNW|
|Noumea||Sat 11:44 AM||938 km||583 miles||507 nm||SW|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:44 PM||1120 km||696 miles||605 nm||NE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:44 PM||1304 km||810 miles||704 nm||ESE|
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