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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 05:58:00 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: 39%

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 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 10' South, Longitude: 166° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.28 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.15 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 53.8"969.06 miwest0° 08' 22.0"9.59 minorth969.40 mi
24 hours12° 56' 52.2"868.45 mieast3° 40' 49.2"252.99 minorth910.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSat 4:58 PM155 km96 miles84 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaSat 4:58 PM427 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NoumeaSat 4:58 PM898 km558 miles485 nmSouth S
HoniaraSat 4:58 PM912 km567 miles492 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Sat 6:58 PM1317 km819 miles711 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSat 5:58 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSat 5:58 PM1507 km937 miles814 nmNorth N
TarawaSat 5:58 PM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneSat 3:58 PM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSat 6:58 PM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmEast-southeast ESE

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