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, February 2, 2013 at 19:34:00 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: 59%
|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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.43 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 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' 28.1"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 01.9"||969.29 mi||west||0° 08' 54.3"||10.21 mi||south||969.02 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 35.7"||878.38 mi||east||3° 09' 50.2"||217.56 mi||south||898.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sun 5:34 AM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm||SSE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 5:34 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm||NNE|
|Lae||Sun 5:34 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm||NNE|
|Jayapura||Sun 4:34 AM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm||NNW|
|Darwin||Sun 5:04 AM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm||W|
|Alice Springs||Sun 5:04 AM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm||SW|
|Brisbane||Sun 5:34 AM||1676 km||1042 miles||905 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Sun 6:34 AM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm||ENE|
|Manokwari||Sun 4:34 AM||1911 km||1188 miles||1032 nm||NW|
|Dili||Sun 4:34 AM||2199 km||1366 miles||1187 nm||WNW|
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