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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 25, 2013 at 18:28:00 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: 51%

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 Monday, November 25, 2013 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 56' North, Longitude: 171° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.4"16.69 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 33' 30.6"1001.63 miwest0° 09' 43.5"11.14 misouth1001.84 mi
24 hours349° 20' 29.0"733.33 miwest4° 01' 19.0"276.35 misouth785.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 6:28 AM140 km87 miles75 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaTue 6:28 AM525 km326 miles284 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 6:28 AM881 km547 miles476 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 6:28 AM1475 km916 miles796 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirTue 5:28 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmWest W
Wake IslandTue 6:28 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiTue 6:28 AM1811 km1125 miles978 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 5:28 AM2131 km1324 miles1150 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 7:28 AM2552 km1586 miles1378 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaTue 5:28 AM2642 km1641 miles1426 nmSouth S

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