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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 23:28:00 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: 9%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.70 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 32.2"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 11.4"||996.96 mi||west||0° 10' 10.9"||11.66 mi||north||996.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 30.3"||765.29 mi||east||3° 51' 21.3"||265.02 mi||north||806.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Weno||Tue 9:28 AM||74 km||46 miles||40 nm||W|
|Palikir||Tue 10:28 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||E|
|Kolonia||Tue 10:28 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||E|
|Hagåtña||Tue 9:28 AM||1076 km||668 miles||581 nm||NW|
|Jayapura||Tue 8:28 AM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Tue 11:28 AM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm||ESE|
|Port Moresby||Tue 9:28 AM||1966 km||1222 miles||1062 nm||SSW|
|Melekeok||Tue 8:28 AM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm||W|
|Wake Island||Tue 11:28 AM||2008 km||1247 miles||1084 nm||NE|
|Honiara||Tue 10:28 AM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm||SSE|
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