Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

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

UTC time = Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 4:50:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 35' South, Longitude: 146° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.61 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.20 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 27' 21.6"972.02 miWest0° 08' 40.1"9.93 miNorth972.37 mi
24 hours12° 49' 55.3"862.85 miEast3° 47' 38.2"260.78 miNorth907.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 6:50 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaiohaeSat 7:20 PM962 km598 miles519 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaSat 6:50 PM1599 km994 miles864 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSun 6:50 PM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownSat 8:50 PM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiSat 5:50 PM2521 km1567 miles1361 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 6:50 PM2679 km1665 miles1446 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 5:50 PM2681 km1666 miles1447 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 5:50 PM3107 km1930 miles1678 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 4:50 PM3590 km2231 miles1939 nmWest-northwest WNW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools