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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, December 2, 2013 at 23:22:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Monday, December 2, 2013 at 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' South, Longitude: 173° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.24 meters/second, 1512.9 km/hour, 940.1 miles/hour or 816.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.67 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 23' 06.6"939.76 miwest0° 02' 23.1"2.73 misouth939.65 mi
24 hours14° 52' 52.4"972.15 mieast0° 18' 01.5"20.66 misouth971.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NeiafuTue 12:22 PM95 km59 miles51 nmNorthwest NW
PangaiTue 12:22 PM131 km81 miles71 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 12:22 PM293 km182 miles158 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiMon 12:22 PM355 km221 miles192 nmEast E
Pago PagoMon 12:22 PM612 km380 miles330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 1:22 PM615 km382 miles332 nmNorth N
Apia *Tue 1:22 PM615 km382 miles332 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Labasa *Tue 12:22 PM836 km520 miles452 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Tue 12:22 PM882 km548 miles476 nmWest W
Nadi *Tue 12:22 PM994 km618 miles537 nmWest W

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