Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 6:14:00 PM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 55' South, Longitude: 177° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.85 meters/second, 1583.5 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.40 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 29' 03.5"983.79 miWest0° 10' 06.4"11.58 miNorth984.14 mi
24 hours12° 05' 15.5"821.03 miEast4° 14' 06.8"291.06 miNorth875.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuFri 6:14 AM289 km179 miles156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 6:14 AM472 km294 miles255 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Fri 7:14 AM629 km391 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaFri 7:14 AM676 km420 miles365 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoFri 7:14 AM683 km424 miles369 nmEast-northeast ENE
LabasaFri 6:14 AM712 km443 miles385 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoThu 7:14 AM801 km498 miles433 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuFri 7:14 AM925 km575 miles499 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaFri 6:14 AM926 km575 miles500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LautokaFri 6:14 AM936 km582 miles505 nmSouthwest SW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools