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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 Monday, February 11, 2013 at 01:20:00 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: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 03' South, Longitude: 171° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.58 meters/second, 1604.1 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 29' 20.6"996.65 miwest0° 11' 52.1"13.59 minorth996.92 mi
24 hours347° 58' 35.5"827.05 miwest4° 47' 48.1"329.59 minorth892.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenMon 1:20 PM779 km484 miles421 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaMon 1:20 PM848 km527 miles458 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiMon 1:20 PM918 km571 miles496 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraMon 12:20 PM1304 km810 miles704 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaMon 12:20 PM1332 km828 miles719 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroMon 1:20 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmNorth N
Baker IslandSun 1:20 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaMon 1:20 PM1546 km961 miles835 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoMon 2:20 PM1964 km1220 miles1060 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirMon 12:20 PM2044 km1270 miles1103 nmNorthwest NW

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