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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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 13:34:00 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: 61%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 29' South, Longitude: 128° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.35 meters/second, 1567.3 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.23 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 28' 26.4"973.61 miwest0° 09' 20.9"10.71 misouth973.35 mi
24 hours12° 56' 31.4"870.59 mieast3° 22' 25.4"231.96 misouth894.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 5:34 AM1295 km805 miles699 nmSouth S
PapeeteSat 3:34 AM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 8:34 AM2484 km1543 miles1341 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 3:34 AM3445 km2140 miles1860 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 3:34 AM3625 km2253 miles1958 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 2:34 AM4479 km2783 miles2418 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 3:34 AM4695 km2917 miles2535 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 7:34 AM4846 km3011 miles2617 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluSat 3:34 AM5024 km3122 miles2713 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 2:34 AM5038 km3130 miles2720 nmWest-southwest WSW

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