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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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 00:34:00 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: 9%

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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 20' North, Longitude: 153° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.33 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.8"1002.80 miwest0° 11' 31.8"13.20 minorth1002.79 mi
24 hours11° 22' 37.5"785.64 mieast4° 26' 14.2"304.90 minorth840.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 2:34 PM410 km255 miles221 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 2:34 PM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteTue 2:34 PM2357 km1464 miles1272 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoWed 1:34 PM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 12:34 PM2531 km1573 miles1366 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 2:34 PM2734 km1699 miles1476 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 2:34 PM2790 km1734 miles1506 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiTue 1:34 PM3031 km1883 miles1636 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 12:34 PM3254 km2022 miles1757 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaWed 1:34 PM3563 km2214 miles1924 nmSouthwest SW

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