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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 9, 2013 at 20:20:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 32' South, Longitude: 128° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.14 meters/second, 1577.3 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.33 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.6"979.94 miwest0° 10' 41.1"12.24 minorth980.33 mi
24 hours12° 41' 21.8"860.05 mieast4° 30' 17.6"309.60 minorth919.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 12:20 PM1502 km933 miles811 nmSouth S
PapeeteSat 10:20 AM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 3:20 PM2680 km1666 miles1447 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 10:20 AM3452 km2145 miles1864 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 10:20 AM3470 km2156 miles1874 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 9:20 AM4464 km2774 miles2410 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 10:20 AM4649 km2889 miles2510 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 2:20 PM4737 km2944 miles2558 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluSat 10:20 AM4814 km2991 miles2599 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 9:20 AM5033 km3128 miles2718 nmWest-southwest WSW

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