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, July 21, 2013 at 10:10:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.77 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 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' 22.7"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 44.2"||941.04 mi||west||0° 04' 37.6"||5.30 mi||north||941.27 mi|
|24 hours||14° 43' 11.4"||963.33 mi||east||2° 27' 59.8"||169.65 mi||north||984.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Sat 11:10 PM||199 km||124 miles||108 nm||E|
|Neiafu||Sun 11:10 PM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||W|
|Pangai||Sun 11:10 PM||286 km||177 miles||154 nm||WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 11:10 PM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm||SW|
|Pago Pago||Sat 11:10 PM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm||NNE|
|Apia||Sun 11:10 PM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm||N|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Sun 11:10 PM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm||N|
|Suva||Sun 10:10 PM||1035 km||643 miles||559 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 11:10 PM||1058 km||657 miles||571 nm||N|
|Rarotonga||Sun 12:10 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm||ESE|
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