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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 Monday, November 11, 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: 61%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 11, 2013 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 17' South, Longitude: 167° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.54 meters/second, 1603.9 km/hour, 996.6 miles/hour or 866.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 29' 38.9"996.56 miwest0° 10' 56.3"12.53 minorth996.81 mi
24 hours11° 57' 35.1"822.31 mieast4° 27' 31.5"306.37 minorth880.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiMon 6:58 PM425 km264 miles230 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoMon 6:58 PM505 km314 miles273 nmSouthwest SW
Pago PagoSun 6:58 PM936 km582 miles506 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Mon 7:58 PM939 km583 miles507 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 7:58 PM953 km592 miles515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSun 5:58 PM1196 km743 miles646 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 6:58 PM1430 km889 miles772 nmSouth S
FunafutiMon 5:58 PM1449 km900 miles782 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 7:58 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaMon 6:58 PM1824 km1133 miles985 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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