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 28, 2013 at 16:54:00 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: 60%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.23 meters/second, 1588.4 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 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' 31.3"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.1"||986.92 mi||west||0° 09' 18.0"||10.66 mi||north||986.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 43.5"||777.84 mi||east||3° 24' 34.3"||234.39 mi||north||807.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Mon 4:54 AM||1158 km||720 miles||625 nm||WSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 4:54 AM||1200 km||746 miles||648 nm||SSE|
|Tarawa||Mon 4:54 AM||1367 km||850 miles||738 nm||SW|
|Wake Island||Mon 4:54 AM||1814 km||1127 miles||980 nm||WNW|
|Midway||Sun 5:54 AM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm||N|
|Yaren||Mon 4:54 AM||2006 km||1246 miles||1083 nm||SW|
|Funafuti||Mon 4:54 AM||2143 km||1332 miles||1157 nm||S|
|Fakaofo||Mon 5:54 AM||2384 km||1481 miles||1287 nm||SSE|
|Honolulu||Sun 6:54 AM||2533 km||1574 miles||1368 nm||ENE|
|Palikir||Mon 3:54 AM||2556 km||1588 miles||1380 nm||W|
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