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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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 18:30:00 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: 7%

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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 13' South, Longitude: 131° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.24 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.15 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 57.6"968.87 miwest0° 08' 14.6"9.44 misouth968.62 mi
24 hours13° 37' 01.0"913.08 mieast2° 53' 37.2"198.97 misouth928.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 10:30 AM1206 km750 miles651 nmSouth S
PapeeteSat 8:30 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 1:30 PM2684 km1668 miles1449 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 8:30 AM3119 km1938 miles1684 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 8:30 AM3383 km2102 miles1827 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 7:30 AM4152 km2580 miles2242 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 8:30 AM4372 km2717 miles2361 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 7:30 AM4386 km2725 miles2368 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 7:30 AM4711 km2927 miles2544 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSat 8:30 AM4889 km3038 miles2640 nmNorthwest NW

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