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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, April 8, 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 06' North, Longitude: 170° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.6"1002.40 miwest0° 11' 02.2"12.64 minorth1002.37 mi
24 hours11° 17' 45.5"779.36 mieast4° 15' 23.0"292.48 minorth829.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandMon 10:14 AM772 km480 miles417 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiTue 11:14 AM864 km537 miles467 nmSouth S
FakaofoTue 11:14 AM1490 km926 miles804 nmSouth S
KiritimatiTue 12:14 PM1509 km937 miles815 nmEast E
FunafutiTue 10:14 AM1787 km1110 miles965 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaTue 10:14 AM1834 km1140 miles990 nmWest W
ApiaTue 11:14 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmSouth S
MajuroTue 10:14 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 12:14 PM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmNortheast NE
YarenTue 10:14 AM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmWest W

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