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 Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 10:42:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.27 meters/second, 1505.8 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 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' 21.9"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 59.0"||935.38 mi||west||0° 02' 55.4"||3.35 mi||north||935.53 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 26.7"||978.17 mi||east||1° 50' 13.6"||126.36 mi||north||991.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Sun 12:42 AM||183 km||114 miles||99 nm||SSE|
|Alofi||Sat 11:42 PM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm||W|
|Papeete||Sun 12:42 AM||1184 km||736 miles||639 nm||E|
|Apia||Sun 11:42 PM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm||WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 11:42 PM||1536 km||955 miles||830 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 11:42 PM||1625 km||1010 miles||877 nm||NW|
|Suva||Sun 10:42 PM||2221 km||1380 miles||1199 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 12:42 AM||2416 km||1501 miles||1305 nm||N|
|Funafuti||Sun 10:42 PM||2509 km||1559 miles||1355 nm||WNW|
|Baker Island||Sat 10:42 PM||2808 km||1745 miles||1516 nm||NW|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.