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 23:18:00 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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.70 meters/second, 1586.5 km/hour, 985.8 miles/hour or 856.7 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"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.1"||985.66 mi||west||0° 08' 59.5"||10.30 mi||north||985.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 59.9"||765.30 mi||east||3° 18' 29.7"||227.42 mi||north||793.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 11:18 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm||SE|
|Wake Island||Wed 11:18 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm||N|
|Palikir||Wed 10:18 AM||1025 km||637 miles||553 nm||WSW|
|Yaren||Wed 11:18 AM||1314 km||817 miles||710 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Wed 11:18 AM||1320 km||820 miles||712 nm||SE|
|Baker Island||Tue 11:18 AM||2262 km||1406 miles||1221 nm||ESE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 9:18 AM||2361 km||1467 miles||1275 nm||W|
|Honiara||Wed 10:18 AM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Tue 12:18 PM||2523 km||1567 miles||1362 nm||NE|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:18 AM||2616 km||1626 miles||1413 nm||SSE|
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