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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 01:44:00 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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 58' North, Longitude: 159° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.00 meters/second, 1602.0 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 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' 46.3"995.33 miwest0° 10' 28.8"12.00 minorth995.19 mi
24 hours11° 15' 42.5"771.49 mieast3° 56' 04.9"270.43 minorth813.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 3:44 PM717 km445 miles387 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluWed 3:44 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmNorth N
Baker IslandWed 1:44 PM2069 km1285 miles1117 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 2:44 PM2316 km1439 miles1250 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Thu 3:44 PM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 2:44 PM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiThu 1:44 PM2981 km1852 miles1610 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteWed 3:44 PM3025 km1880 miles1634 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 1:44 PM3132 km1946 miles1691 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 2:44 PM3199 km1988 miles1727 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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