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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 08:10:00 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: 81%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.93 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 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' 23.7"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 46.4"||939.08 mi||west||0° 02' 49.8"||3.25 mi||north||939.22 mi|
|24 hours||14° 26' 25.9"||941.97 mi||east||1° 45' 10.0"||120.55 mi||north||954.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pangai||Sat 9:10 PM||110 km||68 miles||59 nm||ESE|
|Neiafu||Sat 9:10 PM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm||ENE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 9:10 PM||188 km||117 miles||101 nm||S|
|Alofi||Fri 9:10 PM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||E|
|Levuka||Sat 8:10 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||WNW|
|Labasa||Sat 8:10 PM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm||WNW|
|Suva||Sat 8:10 PM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm||WNW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Sat 9:10 PM||713 km||443 miles||385 nm||NNE|
|Apia||Sat 9:10 PM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm||NNE|
|Pago Pago||Fri 9:10 PM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||NE|
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