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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 Friday, November 1, 2013 at 19:40:00 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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 32' South, Longitude: 140° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.25 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 32.8"991.35 miwest0° 10' 18.2"11.80 misouth991.20 mi
24 hours12° 30' 28.9"855.62 mieast3° 55' 01.1"269.22 misouth892.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 10:10 AM162 km101 miles88 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteFri 9:40 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 9:40 AM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownFri 11:40 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaFri 9:40 AM2465 km1531 miles1331 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 8:40 AM3336 km2073 miles1801 nmWest W
AlofiFri 8:40 AM3339 km2075 miles1803 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 9:40 AM3419 km2124 miles1846 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 9:40 AM3787 km2353 miles2045 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Easter Island *Fri 2:40 PM3906 km2427 miles2109 nmSoutheast SE

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