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, February 1, 2013 at 15:58:00 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: 71%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.73 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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' 29.7"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 47.8"||987.93 mi||west||0° 10' 36.4"||12.15 mi||south||987.74 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 45.7"||842.52 mi||east||3° 59' 26.4"||274.31 mi||south||880.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mata-Utu||Sat 3:58 AM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm||SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:58 AM||463 km||287 miles||250 nm||E|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sat 5:58 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||SE|
|Apia *||Sat 5:58 AM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||SE|
|Funafuti||Sat 3:58 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||WNW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 4:58 AM||707 km||440 miles||382 nm||SE|
|Rawaki||Sat 4:58 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||NE|
|Neiafu||Sat 4:58 AM||984 km||611 miles||531 nm||S|
|Baker Island||Fri 3:58 AM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm||N|
|Suva||Sat 3:58 AM||1131 km||703 miles||610 nm||SW|
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