Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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.

View Day and Night Map

Change time and date

< 4 weeks4 weeks > March equinox 
or choose:

< 1 day1 day >June solstice
< 12 hours12 hours >September equinox
< 6 hours6 hours >December solstice
< 1 hour1 hour >Now/Current time
< 10 minutes10 minutes >

Map notes

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 phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 15' South, Longitude: 175° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.52 meters/second, 1542.7 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 46.5"958.37 miwest0° 06' 45.6"7.75 misouth958.13 mi
24 hours13° 57' 55.4"927.55 mieast2° 12' 02.4"151.35 misouth934.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NeiafuMon 12:50 PM316 km196 miles171 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mata-UtuMon 11:50 AM332 km206 miles179 nmNorth N
PangaiMon 12:50 PM416 km258 miles224 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 1:50 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Mon 1:50 PM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaMon 12:50 PM543 km337 miles293 nmSouth S
Pago PagoSun 12:50 PM568 km353 miles307 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Mon 12:50 PM671 km417 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 12:50 PM677 km420 miles365 nmEast-southeast ESE
Lautoka *Mon 12:50 PM757 km470 miles408 nmWest-southwest WSW
Advertising

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools