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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, November 9, 2013 at 03:50:00 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: 38%

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 Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 27' South, Longitude: 162° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.65 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.13 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 26' 45.5"967.65 miwest0° 08' 11.4"9.38 minorth967.99 mi
24 hours13° 00' 05.8"870.92 mieast3° 37' 15.9"248.92 minorth912.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaFri 5:50 PM799 km496 miles431 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoFri 4:50 PM899 km558 miles485 nmWest W
AlofiFri 4:50 PM952 km591 miles514 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 5:50 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 4:50 PM1117 km694 miles603 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteFri 5:50 PM1412 km877 miles762 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSat 4:50 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 5:50 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Sat 4:50 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 3:50 PM2112 km1313 miles1141 nmWest-northwest WNW

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