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 Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 04:56:00 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: 33%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:37 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.27 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 26.3"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 17.6"||948.77 mi||west||0° 04' 32.1"||5.20 mi||south||948.58 mi|
|24 hours||346° 18' 45.1"||899.46 mi||west||1° 16' 41.0"||87.91 mi||south||900.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Wed 3:56 PM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||W|
|Nadi||Wed 4:56 PM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||E|
|Lautoka||Wed 4:56 PM||521 km||324 miles||282 nm||E|
|Suva||Wed 4:56 PM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||E|
|Luganville||Wed 3:56 PM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm||WNW|
|Noumea||Wed 3:56 PM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm||SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 4:56 PM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm||NE|
|Nukualofa||Wed 5:56 PM||1322 km||821 miles||714 nm||ESE|
|Honiara||Wed 3:56 PM||1673 km||1040 miles||903 nm||NW|
|Apia||Wed 5:56 PM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm||ENE|
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