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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 85%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 56' South, Longitude: 165° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.43 meters/second, 1585.5 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.42 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 27' 28.3"985.10 miwest0° 10' 59.9"12.60 minorth985.46 mi
24 hours12° 39' 04.8"862.03 mieast4° 33' 31.0"313.27 minorth921.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleThu 3:00 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraThu 3:00 AM656 km408 miles354 nmWest W
Port VilaThu 3:00 AM902 km560 miles487 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GizoThu 3:00 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmWest W
YarenThu 4:00 AM1045 km649 miles564 nmNorth N
NoumeaThu 3:00 AM1366 km849 miles738 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 4:00 AM1470 km914 miles794 nmEast E
TarawaThu 4:00 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaThu 4:00 AM1627 km1011 miles878 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 4:00 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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