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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 8, 2013 at 05:32:00 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: 28%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 8, 2013 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' South, Longitude: 159° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.40 meters/second, 1535.0 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.90 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 25' 22.1"953.61 miwest0° 06' 01.3"6.90 minorth953.89 mi
24 hours13° 34' 12.7"897.26 mieast2° 52' 23.7"197.56 minorth925.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleFri 4:32 PM839 km521 miles453 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 4:32 PM849 km528 miles459 nmNorth N
NoumeaFri 4:32 PM926 km576 miles500 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 4:32 PM939 km584 miles507 nmEast E
BrisbaneFri 3:32 PM1328 km825 miles717 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsFri 3:32 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmWest W
Port MoresbyFri 3:32 PM1579 km981 miles852 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenFri 5:32 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Fri 6:32 PM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmEast E
Sydney *Fri 4:32 PM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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