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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 Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 11:42:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 48' South, Longitude: 166° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.08 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.70 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 22' 46.9"941.68 miwest0° 04' 50.3"5.55 minorth941.92 mi
24 hours345° 18' 29.3"962.11 miwest2° 32' 41.4"175.01 minorth984.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaSun 10:42 PM233 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleSun 10:42 PM372 km231 miles201 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaSun 10:42 PM384 km239 miles207 nmSouth S
HoniaraSun 10:42 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSun 11:42 PM1270 km789 miles686 nmEast E
BrisbaneSun 9:42 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 11:42 PM1790 km1112 miles967 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaMon 12:42 AM1940 km1206 miles1048 nmEast E
YarenSun 11:42 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmNorth N
AucklandSun 11:42 PM2161 km1342 miles1167 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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