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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 30, 2013 at 23:32:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 30, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' South, Longitude: 165° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.26 meters/second, 1509.4 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 42.2"937.57 miwest0° 00' 41.4"0.79 misouth937.54 mi
24 hours344° 57' 49.8"980.44 miwest0° 23' 43.5"27.20 minorth982.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaTue 10:32 AM337 km209 miles182 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaTue 10:32 AM392 km244 miles212 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleTue 10:32 AM494 km307 miles267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraTue 10:32 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Tue 12:32 PM1413 km878 miles763 nmEast E
BrisbaneTue 9:32 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiTue 11:32 AM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmNortheast NE
CairnsTue 9:32 AM2062 km1281 miles1114 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 12:32 PM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmEast E
Sydney *Tue 10:32 AM2103 km1307 miles1136 nmSouthwest SW

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