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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 = Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 2:34:00 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: 66%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 48' South, Longitude: 149° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.14 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.9"1004.58 miWest0° 11' 37.8"13.32 miSouth1004.61 mi
24 hours11° 28' 06.0"792.89 miEast4° 37' 35.3"317.89 miSouth852.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 4:34 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 4:34 AM1742 km1082 miles941 nmSouth S
RarotongaThu 4:34 AM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 3:34 AM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 4:34 AM2732 km1697 miles1475 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Fri 4:34 AM2837 km1763 miles1532 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 3:34 AM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 2:34 AM3065 km1904 miles1655 nmWest W
AdamstownThu 6:34 AM3279 km2038 miles1771 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 3:34 AM3557 km2210 miles1920 nmSouthwest SW

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