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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 03:04:00 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 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 54' South, Longitude: 158° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.65 meters/second, 1615.2 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 35.9"1003.54 miwest0° 11' 59.2"13.73 minorth1003.66 mi
24 hours11° 35' 53.9"802.17 mieast4° 42' 38.2"323.66 minorth864.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaTue 1:04 PM632 km393 miles342 nmSouthwest SW
ArawaTue 1:04 PM655 km407 miles354 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoTue 2:04 PM809 km503 miles437 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 2:04 PM865 km538 miles467 nmNorth N
HoniaraTue 2:04 PM964 km599 miles520 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 3:04 PM977 km607 miles527 nmEast E
Port MoresbyTue 1:04 PM1539 km956 miles831 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaTue 3:04 PM1673 km1039 miles903 nmEast E
MajuroTue 3:04 PM1701 km1057 miles919 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 12:04 PM1949 km1211 miles1053 nmWest W
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