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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 Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 10:38:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 10:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 35' North, Longitude: 158° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.82 meters/second, 1576.2 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.7"979.20 miwest0° 08' 24.3"9.63 minorth978.98 mi
24 hours11° 55' 38.5"805.26 mieast3° 00' 35.5"206.92 minorth826.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 12:38 AM966 km601 miles522 nmNorth N
KiritimatiSun 12:38 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 10:38 PM2438 km1515 miles1317 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayFri 11:38 PM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSat 11:38 PM2823 km1754 miles1524 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sun 12:38 AM3283 km2040 miles1772 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 10:38 PM3406 km2116 miles1839 nmWest W
TarawaSat 10:38 PM3407 km2117 miles1840 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 10:38 PM3418 km2124 miles1845 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 12:38 AM3464 km2153 miles1870 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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