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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 Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 19:50:00 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: 7%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 53' South, Longitude: 147° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.05 meters/second, 1616.6 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.8"1004.41 miwest0° 11' 27.4"13.12 minorth1004.52 mi
24 hours11° 22' 46.2"787.04 mieast4° 31' 56.8"311.42 minorth846.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 9:50 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSun 9:50 AM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmSouth S
RarotongaSun 9:50 AM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSun 9:50 AM2714 km1686 miles1465 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoMon 8:50 AM2819 km1752 miles1522 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 8:50 AM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 8:50 AM3189 km1981 miles1722 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSun 11:50 AM3249 km2019 miles1754 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSun 7:50 AM3258 km2024 miles1759 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 8:50 AM3774 km2345 miles2038 nmSouthwest SW

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