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, September 16, 2013 at 08:50:00 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: 88%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.94 meters/second, 1573.0 km/hour, 977.4 miles/hour or 849.3 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' 27.0"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||north||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 01.1"||977.26 mi||west||0° 09' 43.4"||11.14 mi||north||977.62 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 05.0"||878.16 mi||east||4° 10' 55.3"||287.43 mi||north||929.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mata-Utu||Mon 8:50 PM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm||SW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Mon 9:50 PM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm||SE|
|Apia||Mon 9:50 PM||350 km||217 miles||189 nm||ESE|
|Fakaofo||Mon 9:50 PM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm||NE|
|Pago Pago||Sun 9:50 PM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm||ESE|
|Neiafu||Mon 9:50 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm||S|
|Funafuti||Mon 8:50 PM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm||WNW|
|Pangai||Mon 9:50 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||S|
|Alofi||Sun 9:50 PM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm||SSE|
|Nukualofa||Mon 9:50 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm||S|
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