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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 01:34:00 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: 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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 56' North, Longitude: 157° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.04 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 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' 46.2"995.40 miwest0° 10' 29.4"12.01 minorth995.26 mi
24 hours11° 15' 43.6"771.57 mieast3° 56' 18.8"270.69 minorth813.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 3:34 PM672 km418 miles363 nmSouth S
HonoluluWed 3:34 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmNorth N
Baker IslandWed 1:34 PM2315 km1438 miles1250 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 2:34 PM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Thu 3:34 PM2903 km1804 miles1567 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteWed 3:34 PM2936 km1825 miles1586 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayWed 2:34 PM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiThu 1:34 PM3196 km1986 miles1726 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaWed 3:34 PM3240 km2013 miles1749 nmSouth S
AlofiWed 2:34 PM3300 km2050 miles1782 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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