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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:00:00 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: 96%
|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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.88 meters/second, 1554.8 km/hour, 966.1 miles/hour or 839.5 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' 25.2"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 16.7"||965.90 mi||west||0° 08' 53.2"||10.19 mi||north||966.27 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 02.9"||913.19 mi||east||3° 56' 45.8"||271.25 mi||north||959.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Mon 11:00 PM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm||ENE|
|Apia||Mon 11:00 PM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm||ENE|
|Pago Pago||Sun 11:00 PM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm||E|
|Mata-Utu||Mon 10:00 PM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm||WNW|
|Neiafu||Mon 11:00 PM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm||S|
|Pangai||Mon 11:00 PM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm||S|
|Fakaofo||Mon 11:00 PM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm||NNE|
|Alofi||Sun 11:00 PM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm||SE|
|Nukualofa||Mon 11:00 PM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm||SSW|
|Suva||Mon 10:00 PM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm||WSW|
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