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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 3:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, April 28, 2010 at 12:20 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 24° 23' South, Longitude: 174° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 407.75 meters/second, 1467.9 km/hour, 912.1 miles/hour or 792.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"15.20 miWest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 miNorth15.20 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.3"911.73 miWest0° 03' 26.1"3.94 miNorth911.94 mi
24 hours12° 22' 34.9"779.87 miEast1° 55' 00.5"131.91 miNorth796.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaMon 4:10 AM361 km224 miles195 nmNorth N
PangaiMon 4:10 AM511 km317 miles276 nmNorth N
NeiafuMon 4:10 AM644 km400 miles347 nmNorth N
AlofiSun 4:10 AM788 km490 miles426 nmNortheast NE
SuvaMon 3:10 AM974 km605 miles526 nmNorthwest NW
ApiaSun 4:10 AM1216 km755 miles656 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaSun 5:10 AM1597 km993 miles862 nmEast E
AucklandMon 3:10 AM1694 km1053 miles915 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSun 4:10 AM1710 km1063 miles923 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiMon 3:10 AM1863 km1157 miles1006 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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