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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 11:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:25 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:09 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.08 meters/second, 1555.5 km/hour, 966.5 miles/hour or 839.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.3"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 20.4"||966.44 mi||west||0° 08' 26.8"||9.68 mi||north||966.79 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 41.1"||940.00 mi||east||3° 46' 50.9"||259.91 mi||north||982.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Sun 1:48 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm||SSE|
|Pago Pago||Sun 12:48 AM||947 km||589 miles||512 nm||W|
|Alofi||Sun 12:48 AM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm||SW|
|Apia||Mon 12:48 AM||1064 km||661 miles||575 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 12:48 AM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm||WNW|
|Papeete||Sun 1:48 AM||1376 km||855 miles||743 nm||ESE|
|Nukualofa||Mon 12:48 AM||1607 km||999 miles||868 nm||WSW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 1:48 AM||1839 km||1143 miles||993 nm||NNE|
|Suva||Sun 11:48 PM||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm||WSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:48 PM||2149 km||1335 miles||1160 nm||WNW|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.