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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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 01:24:00 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: 16%

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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 55' North, Longitude: 154° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.07 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.1"995.47 miwest0° 10' 29.9"12.02 minorth995.33 mi
24 hours11° 15' 44.7"771.65 mieast3° 56' 32.7"270.96 minorth813.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 3:24 PM730 km454 miles394 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluWed 3:24 PM1522 km946 miles822 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandWed 1:24 PM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 2:24 PM2650 km1646 miles1431 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteWed 3:24 PM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmSouth S
Apia *Thu 3:24 PM3058 km1900 miles1651 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaWed 3:24 PM3271 km2033 miles1766 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 2:24 PM3277 km2036 miles1769 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiThu 1:24 PM3419 km2124 miles1846 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 2:24 PM3419 km2124 miles1846 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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