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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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 22:14:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 58' North, Longitude: 151° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.86 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.9"1004.00 miwest0° 11' 40.4"13.37 minorth1004.06 mi
24 hours11° 30' 23.7"795.80 mieast4° 33' 38.9"313.38 minorth854.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 12:14 PM649 km403 miles351 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 12:14 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmSouth S
HonoluluMon 12:14 PM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 11:14 AM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaMon 12:14 PM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Tue 12:14 PM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 10:14 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmWest W
AlofiMon 11:14 AM2988 km1857 miles1613 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiTue 10:14 AM3407 km2117 miles1840 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 11:14 AM3549 km2205 miles1916 nmSouthwest SW

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