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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||159° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.49 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.0"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 57.4"||960.54 mi||west||0° 07' 43.0"||8.84 mi||south||960.27 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 47.9"||895.02 mi||east||2° 36' 33.2"||179.45 mi||south||906.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Sat 4:34 AM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Sat 4:34 AM||1103 km||685 miles||595 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Sat 3:34 AM||1124 km||698 miles||607 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 4:34 AM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 3:34 AM||1446 km||898 miles||781 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 3:34 AM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:34 AM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| N|
|Suva||Sun 2:34 AM||2327 km||1446 miles||1257 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 2:34 AM||2429 km||1509 miles||1311 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Sat 2:34 AM||2568 km||1595 miles||1386 nm|| NW|
Related time zone tools