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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 21:48:00 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: 4%
|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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.05 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 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' 32.0"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 59.3"||986.51 mi||west||0° 09' 04.7"||10.40 mi||north||986.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 25.6"||765.30 mi||east||3° 20' 47.5"||230.06 mi||north||794.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Tue 9:48 AM||1301 km||808 miles||702 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Wed 9:48 AM||1886 km||1172 miles||1018 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:48 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1023 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:48 AM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||ESE|
|Tarawa||Wed 9:48 AM||1964 km||1221 miles||1061 nm||WSW|
|Midway||Tue 10:48 AM||1971 km||1225 miles||1064 nm||NNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:48 AM||2267 km||1409 miles||1224 nm||S|
|Funafuti||Wed 9:48 AM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 9:48 AM||2452 km||1524 miles||1324 nm||WNW|
|Yaren||Wed 9:48 AM||2654 km||1649 miles||1433 nm||WSW|
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