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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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 19:34:00 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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 34' South, Longitude: 157° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.83 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.88 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 26' 21.0"952.25 miwest0° 06' 42.6"7.69 misouth951.98 mi
24 hours13° 45' 25.3"907.28 mieast2° 09' 50.4"148.84 misouth913.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 6:34 AM926 km575 miles500 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuganvilleMon 6:34 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast-northeast ENE
NoumeaMon 6:34 AM1029 km640 miles556 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaMon 6:34 AM1099 km683 miles593 nmEast E
BrisbaneMon 5:34 AM1208 km751 miles652 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsMon 5:34 AM1298 km806 miles701 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 5:34 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Mon 6:34 AM1927 km1197 miles1041 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenMon 7:34 AM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Canberra *Mon 6:34 AM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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