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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 Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 04:56:00 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: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 39' South, Longitude: 176° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.26 meters/second, 1566.9 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.23 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 28' 53.0"973.42 miwest0° 08' 28.1"9.71 misouth973.17 mi
24 hours347° 13' 29.1"858.76 miwest3° 02' 06.5"208.68 misouth877.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LabasaTue 4:56 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSoutheast SE
LautokaTue 4:56 PM448 km279 miles242 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiTue 4:56 PM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LevukaTue 4:56 PM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaTue 4:56 PM535 km333 miles289 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiTue 4:56 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaTue 3:56 PM990 km615 miles535 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 5:56 PM1206 km749 miles651 nmSoutheast SE
ApiaTue 5:56 PM1264 km786 miles683 nmEast E
FakaofoTue 5:56 PM1415 km879 miles764 nmEast-northeast ENE

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