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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 23:48:00 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: 6%

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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 07' South, Longitude: 155° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.14 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 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' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.0"1004.63 miwest0° 11' 26.1"13.10 minorth1004.71 mi
24 hours11° 21' 25.1"785.57 mieast4° 30' 24.3"309.66 minorth843.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaMon 9:48 AM590 km366 miles318 nmSouth S
ArawaMon 9:48 AM677 km420 miles365 nmSouth S
PalikirMon 10:48 AM847 km526 miles457 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoMon 10:48 AM902 km561 miles487 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 10:48 AM1158 km720 miles626 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenMon 11:48 AM1310 km814 miles707 nmEast E
Port MoresbyMon 9:48 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraMon 8:48 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmWest W
HagåtñaMon 9:48 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroMon 11:48 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmEast-northeast ENE

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