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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 19:18:00 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: 50%

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 19:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 48' North, Longitude: 159° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.92 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.4"16.70 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 33' 30.1"1001.86 miwest0° 09' 45.0"11.17 misouth1002.07 mi
24 hours10° 39' 51.0"733.89 mieast4° 01' 50.8"276.96 misouth786.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaTue 6:18 AM185 km115 miles100 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirTue 6:18 AM185 km115 miles100 nmNorthwest NW
YarenTue 7:18 AM1089 km677 miles588 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroTue 7:18 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmEast E
TarawaTue 7:18 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandTue 7:18 AM1685 km1047 miles910 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraTue 6:18 AM1685 km1047 miles910 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 5:18 AM1818 km1130 miles982 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyTue 5:18 AM2164 km1345 miles1169 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraTue 4:18 AM2275 km1413 miles1228 nmWest-southwest WSW
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