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, August 18, 2013 at 10:10:00 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: 90%
|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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.94 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 24.1"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 13.7"||950.33 mi||west||0° 06' 15.5"||7.17 mi||north||950.63 mi|
|24 hours||345° 52' 45.8"||931.65 mi||west||3° 01' 56.9"||208.51 mi||north||961.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Sun 9:10 PM||214 km||133 miles||115 nm||W|
|Luganville||Sun 9:10 PM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm||WNW|
|Noumea||Sun 9:10 PM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm||SW|
|Nadi||Sun 10:10 PM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm||E|
|Lautoka||Sun 10:10 PM||758 km||471 miles||410 nm||E|
|Suva||Sun 10:10 PM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Sun 10:10 PM||1384 km||860 miles||747 nm||NE|
|Honiara||Sun 9:10 PM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm||NW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 11:10 PM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm||ESE|
|Yaren||Sun 10:10 PM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm||NNW|
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