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 11:00:00 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 10:58 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.18 meters/second, 1555.9 km/hour, 966.8 miles/hour or 840.1 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"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 19.9"||966.58 mi||west||0° 08' 58.8"||10.29 mi||north||966.96 mi|
|24 hours||346° 23' 16.3"||912.31 mi||west||3° 58' 37.3"||273.38 mi||north||959.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Mon 10:00 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm||SW|
|Luganville||Mon 10:00 PM||579 km||360 miles||312 nm||WSW|
|Lautoka||Mon 11:00 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||SE|
|Nadi||Mon 11:00 PM||658 km||409 miles||356 nm||SE|
|Suva||Mon 11:00 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm||SE|
|Labasa||Mon 11:00 PM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm||ESE|
|Funafuti||Mon 11:00 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm||NE|
|Noumea||Mon 10:00 PM||1081 km||672 miles||584 nm||SW|
|Honiara||Mon 10:00 PM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm||WNW|
|Nukualofa||Midnight Mon-Tue||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm||ESE|
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