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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 17, 2013 at 5:34:00 AM.

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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: 33%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 15' North, Longitude: 164° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.94 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.66 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 19.3"999.67 miWest0° 10' 49.3"12.39 miNorth999.57 mi
24 hours11° 01' 11.8"757.73 miEast4° 06' 36.1"282.45 miNorth805.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TofolThu 4:34 PM226 km140 miles122 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 5:34 PM729 km453 miles394 nmEast E
PalikirThu 4:34 PM742 km461 miles401 nmWest W
YarenThu 5:34 PM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 5:34 PM1053 km654 miles568 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandThu 5:34 PM1454 km904 miles785 nmNorth N
HoniaraThu 4:34 PM1818 km1129 miles981 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 5:34 PM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiThu 5:34 PM2283 km1418 miles1233 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 3:34 PM2342 km1455 miles1264 nmWest-northwest WNW

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