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, January 13, 2013 at 00:20:00 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: 2%
|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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.98 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 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' 26.6"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 36.4"||972.86 mi||west||0° 10' 16.6"||11.77 mi||north||973.26 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 09.6"||873.59 mi||east||4° 22' 59.4"||301.27 mi||north||930.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Sat 1:20 PM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm||WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 2:20 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm||W|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sun 2:20 PM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 1:20 PM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm||NW|
|Alofi||Sat 1:20 PM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm||SSW|
|Neiafu||Sun 1:20 PM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm||SW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 1:20 PM||1208 km||751 miles||652 nm||SW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 2:20 PM||1208 km||751 miles||653 nm||SE|
|Funafuti||Sun 12:20 PM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm||WNW|
|Suva *||Sun 1:20 PM||1612 km||1002 miles||870 nm||WSW|
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