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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 05:56:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||174° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.95 meters/second, 1540.6 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.9 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' 27.0"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 05.0"||957.07 mi||west||0° 06' 25.4"||7.36 mi||south||956.83 mi|
|24 hours||346° 30' 45.1"||893.26 mi||west||2° 05' 40.7"||144.07 mi||south||899.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka||Wed 5:56 PM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| ESE|
|Nadi||Wed 5:56 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Wed 5:56 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Wed 4:56 PM||675 km||420 miles||365 nm|| W|
|Luganville||Wed 4:56 PM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 5:56 PM||1045 km||649 miles||564 nm|| NNE|
|Noumea||Wed 4:56 PM||1047 km||650 miles||565 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 6:56 PM||1177 km||731 miles||635 nm|| ESE|
|Apia||Wed 6:56 PM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Tue 6:56 PM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| E|
Related time zone tools