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 5:24 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 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 418.28 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"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.05 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 59.2"||935.45 mi||west||0° 02' 55.6"||3.36 mi||north||935.60 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 25.5"||978.22 mi||east||1° 50' 17.4"||126.44 mi||north||991.76 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||197 km||122 miles||106 nm||SSE|
|Alofi||Sat 11:42 PM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm||W|
|Papeete||Sun 12:42 AM||1211 km||753 miles||654 nm||E|
|Apia||Sun 11:42 PM||1338 km||831 miles||723 nm||WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 11:42 PM||1509 km||937 miles||815 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 11:42 PM||1605 km||997 miles||867 nm||NW|
|Suva||Sun 10:42 PM||2193 km||1362 miles||1184 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 12:42 AM||2421 km||1504 miles||1307 nm||N|
|Funafuti||Sun 10:42 PM||2484 km||1544 miles||1341 nm||WNW|
|Baker Island||Sat 10:42 PM||2790 km||1734 miles||1507 nm||NW|
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