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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 = Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 12:34:00 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: 85%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 34' North, Longitude: 142° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.83 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.0"997.17 miWest0° 10' 32.2"12.07 miSouth997.44 mi
24 hours10° 59' 13.4"753.39 miEast4° 22' 31.4"300.65 miSouth814.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 2:34 AM1808 km1123 miles976 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 2:34 AM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 2:34 AM2896 km1800 miles1564 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaTue 2:34 AM3728 km2317 miles2013 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 1:34 AM3736 km2321 miles2017 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesTue 4:34 AM3817 km2372 miles2061 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownTue 4:34 AM3836 km2383 miles2071 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San FranciscoTue 4:34 AM3888 km2416 miles2099 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandTue 12:34 AM3907 km2427 miles2109 nmWest W
HermosilloTue 5:34 AM4035 km2507 miles2179 nmNortheast NE

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