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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 29, 2013 at 17:50:00 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: 14%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 29' South, Longitude: 134° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.52 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 29' 05.9"985.22 miwest0° 09' 43.9"11.15 misouth985.02 mi
24 hours12° 45' 13.0"867.47 mieast3° 38' 33.0"250.38 misouth897.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 8:20 AM587 km365 miles317 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownFri 9:50 AM1675 km1041 miles905 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteFri 7:50 AM1816 km1129 miles981 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 7:50 AM2888 km1795 miles1559 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 7:50 AM2964 km1842 miles1600 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 12:50 PM3203 km1991 miles1730 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiFri 6:50 AM3935 km2445 miles2125 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 6:50 AM4043 km2512 miles2183 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 7:50 AM4084 km2538 miles2205 nmWest W
HonoluluFri 7:50 AM4356 km2706 miles2352 nmNorthwest NW

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