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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, October 14, 2013 at 09:20:00 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: 76%

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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 00' South, Longitude: 160° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.24 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.0"989.14 miwest0° 10' 29.0"12.01 minorth989.45 mi
24 hours12° 20' 26.8"843.12 mieast4° 22' 16.3"300.38 minorth899.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 8:20 PM94 km58 miles51 nmWest-southwest WSW
GizoMon 8:20 PM435 km271 miles235 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArawaMon 7:20 PM644 km400 miles348 nmWest-northwest WNW
BukaMon 7:20 PM774 km481 miles418 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuganvilleMon 8:20 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmSoutheast SE
YarenMon 9:20 PM1164 km723 miles628 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaMon 8:20 PM1270 km789 miles686 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyMon 7:20 PM1485 km923 miles802 nmWest W
PalikirMon 8:20 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth N
TarawaMon 9:20 PM1787 km1110 miles965 nmNortheast NE

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