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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 15, 2013 at 11:38:00 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: 95%

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 Friday, November 15, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 41' North, Longitude: 156° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.58 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.39 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.2"983.15 miwest0° 08' 42.8"9.98 minorth982.94 mi
24 hours11° 44' 24.6"795.32 mieast3° 10' 09.6"217.87 minorth819.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaFri 10:38 PM546 km339 miles295 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 10:38 PM549 km341 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 9:38 PM1318 km819 miles712 nmWest W
Wake IslandFri 11:38 PM1355 km842 miles732 nmNortheast NE
MajuroFri 11:38 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 11:38 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 11:38 PM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 10:38 PM2361 km1467 miles1275 nmSouth S
JayapuraFri 8:38 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokFri 8:38 PM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmWest W

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