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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 Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 19:28:00 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: 60%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 30' North, Longitude: 146° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.07 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.4"16.55 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 33' 29.8"993.23 miwest0° 08' 50.0"10.12 misouth993.49 mi
24 hours10° 35' 14.3"722.34 mieast3° 43' 12.9"255.66 misouth769.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaMon 5:28 AM476 km296 miles257 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanMon 5:28 AM635 km395 miles343 nmNorth N
MelekeokMon 4:28 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmWest W
PalikirMon 6:28 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraMon 4:28 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariMon 4:28 AM1784 km1108 miles963 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyMon 5:28 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmSouth S
Wake IslandMon 7:28 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenMon 7:28 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManadoMon 3:28 AM2546 km1582 miles1374 nmWest-southwest WSW

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