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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 Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 09:10:00 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: 85%

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 Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 40' South, Longitude: 175° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.71 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 29' 34.7"999.17 miwest0° 11' 17.5"12.93 minorth999.38 mi
24 hours347° 57' 07.3"830.61 miwest4° 34' 12.4"314.01 minorth889.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiTue 9:10 PM596 km370 miles322 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaTue 9:10 PM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandMon 9:10 PM1046 km650 miles565 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 9:10 PM1053 km654 miles569 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroTue 9:10 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaTue 9:10 PM1525 km947 miles823 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoTue 10:10 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaTue 8:10 PM1641 km1020 miles886 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Tue 11:10 PM1731 km1075 miles934 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraTue 8:10 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmWest-southwest WSW

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