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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 Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 00:22:00 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 Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 14' South, Longitude: 172° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.12 meters/second, 1512.4 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.66 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 23' 04.3"939.49 miwest0° 02' 14.8"2.58 misouth939.39 mi
24 hours345° 06' 39.2"972.43 miwest0° 14' 35.1"16.72 misouth971.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaTue 11:22 AM455 km283 miles246 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nadi *Tue 1:22 PM560 km348 miles302 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Tue 1:22 PM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Tue 1:22 PM655 km407 miles353 nmEast E
LuganvilleTue 11:22 AM685 km426 miles370 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaTue 11:22 AM698 km434 miles377 nmWest-southwest WSW
Labasa *Tue 1:22 PM808 km502 miles437 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaTue 1:22 PM1320 km820 miles713 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiTue 12:22 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraTue 11:22 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorthwest NW

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