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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, February 1, 2014 at 00:30:00 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: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 57' South, Longitude: 170° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.21 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.49 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 26' 16.4"989.10 miwest0° 11' 28.3"13.14 minorth989.41 mi
24 hours13° 13' 10.6"905.64 mieast4° 43' 35.2"324.77 minorth966.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSat 1:30 PM201 km125 miles109 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiSat 1:30 PM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth N
Apia *Sat 2:30 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 2:30 PM681 km423 miles368 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoFri 1:30 PM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 12:30 PM1147 km712 miles619 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 12:30 PM1180 km733 miles637 nmWest W
AlofiFri 1:30 PM1228 km763 miles663 nmSouth S
NukualofaSat 1:30 PM1559 km969 miles842 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaSat 12:30 PM1679 km1043 miles906 nmSouthwest SW
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