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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 00:32:00 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 phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' South, Longitude: 169° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.10 meters/second, 1512.4 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 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' 03.8"939.45 miwest0° 02' 13.4"2.55 misouth939.35 mi
24 hours345° 06' 34.8"972.47 miwest0° 14' 00.7"16.06 misouth971.91 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 11:32 AM239 km148 miles129 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaTue 11:32 AM493 km306 miles266 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleTue 11:32 AM506 km315 miles273 nmNorthwest NW
Nadi *Tue 1:32 PM806 km501 miles435 nmEast E
Lautoka *Tue 1:32 PM815 km507 miles440 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Tue 1:32 PM904 km562 miles488 nmEast E
HoniaraTue 11:32 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiTue 12:32 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaTue 1:32 PM1568 km974 miles846 nmEast E
BrisbaneTue 10:32 AM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmWest-southwest WSW

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