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 10:57 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 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"||950.40 mi||west||0° 06' 15.6"||7.18 mi||north||950.70 mi|
|24 hours||345° 52' 46.9"||931.70 mi||west||3° 01' 59.9"||208.58 mi||north||961.89 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||185 km||115 miles||100 nm||W|
|Luganville||Sun 9:10 PM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm||NW|
|Noumea||Sun 9:10 PM||649 km||403 miles||351 nm||SW|
|Nadi||Sun 10:10 PM||783 km||486 miles||423 nm||E|
|Lautoka||Sun 10:10 PM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm||E|
|Suva||Sun 10:10 PM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Sun 10:10 PM||1404 km||873 miles||758 nm||NE|
|Honiara||Sun 9:10 PM||1409 km||876 miles||761 nm||NW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 11:10 PM||1602 km||995 miles||865 nm||ESE|
|Yaren||Sun 10:10 PM||1906 km||1185 miles||1029 nm||N|
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