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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 Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 16:10:00 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: 88%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 38' South, Longitude: 156° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.52 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.68 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 12.5"1001.01 miwest0° 12' 01.3"13.77 minorth1001.19 mi
24 hours12° 05' 19.2"835.31 mieast4° 45' 21.7"326.78 minorth897.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaFri 2:10 AM382 km237 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
ArawaFri 2:10 AM417 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoFri 3:10 AM606 km377 miles327 nmSouth S
HoniaraFri 3:10 AM836 km519 miles451 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 3:10 AM1068 km664 miles577 nmNorth N
YarenFri 4:10 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyFri 2:10 AM1293 km803 miles698 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraFri 1:10 AM1776 km1104 miles959 nmWest W
TarawaFri 4:10 AM1871 km1163 miles1010 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroFri 4:10 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNortheast NE

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