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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 06:32:00 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: 48%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 06:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.69 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 31.8"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||south||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 57.3"||965.44 mi||west||0° 06' 23.5"||7.33 mi||south||965.72 mi|
|24 hours||348° 50' 26.0"||741.41 mi||west||2° 53' 36.7"||198.94 mi||south||772.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 6:32 PM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm||WNW|
|Majuro||Thu 6:32 PM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Thu 6:32 PM||1638 km||1018 miles||885 nm||S|
|Midway||Wed 7:32 PM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm||NE|
|Palikir||Thu 5:32 PM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm||WSW|
|Yaren||Thu 6:32 PM||1927 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||SSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 6:32 PM||2185 km||1357 miles||1180 nm||SE|
|Funafuti||Thu 6:32 PM||2850 km||1771 miles||1539 nm||SSE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 4:32 PM||2929 km||1820 miles||1582 nm||W|
|Honiara||Thu 5:32 PM||3121 km||1940 miles||1685 nm||SSW|
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