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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 24' South, Longitude: 179° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.03 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 18.2"966.23 miwest0° 08' 56.1"10.24 minorth966.61 mi
24 hours346° 22' 35.9"912.76 miwest3° 57' 40.7"272.30 minorth959.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LabasaMon 10:30 PM226 km140 miles122 nmSouth S
LevukaMon 10:30 PM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LautokaMon 10:30 PM423 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaMon 10:30 PM432 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NadiMon 10:30 PM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mata-UtuMon 10:30 PM471 km293 miles254 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiMon 10:30 PM653 km406 miles353 nmNorth N
NeiafuMon 11:30 PM828 km514 miles447 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiMon 11:30 PM876 km545 miles473 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 11:30 PM884 km549 miles477 nmEast E

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