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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 2:08:00 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: 84%

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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 17' North, Longitude: 164° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.11 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.2"997.80 miWest0° 10' 36.0"12.14 miSouth998.07 mi
24 hours10° 59' 24.1"754.07 miEast4° 23' 42.9"302.01 miSouth815.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 4:08 AM1026 km637 miles554 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 2:08 AM1512 km940 miles816 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 4:08 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 3:08 AM1972 km1226 miles1065 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Wed 4:08 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 2:08 AM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 2:08 AM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 2:08 AM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmWest W
MidwayTue 3:08 AM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiTue 3:08 AM2967 km1843 miles1602 nmSouth S

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