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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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 02:34:00 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: 4%

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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 00' South, Longitude: 165° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.63 meters/second, 1615.1 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.72 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 34.6"1003.49 miwest0° 11' 59.6"13.73 minorth1003.61 mi
24 hours11° 36' 17.7"802.60 mieast4° 42' 53.9"323.96 minorth865.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenTue 2:34 PM176 km109 miles95 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaTue 2:34 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroTue 2:34 PM1108 km688 miles598 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraTue 1:34 PM1110 km690 miles599 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 1:34 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiTue 2:34 PM1742 km1082 miles940 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaTue 1:34 PM1877 km1167 miles1014 nmSouth S
Baker IslandMon 2:34 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmEast E
Port MoresbyTue 12:34 PM2223 km1382 miles1201 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandTue 2:34 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmNorth N

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