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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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:30:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 11' South, Longitude: 161° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.40 meters/second, 1567.4 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.23 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 27' 27.2"973.72 miwest0° 08' 46.8"10.06 misouth973.48 mi
24 hours13° 21' 18.9"899.50 mieast3° 08' 14.0"215.69 misouth918.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSun 11:30 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleSun 11:30 AM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoSun 11:30 AM774 km481 miles418 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaSun 11:30 AM870 km540 miles470 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaSun 11:30 AM1124 km698 miles607 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 12:30 PM1512 km940 miles816 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySun 10:30 AM1638 km1018 miles884 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 10:30 AM1762 km1095 miles951 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneSun 10:30 AM1822 km1132 miles984 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Sun 1:30 PM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmEast-southeast ESE

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