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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 = Friday, January 18, 2013 at 6:46:00 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: 43%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 34' North, Longitude: 158° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.13 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.48 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.1"988.87 miWest0° 09' 33.3"10.94 miNorth988.67 mi
24 hours11° 00' 48.5"748.95 miEast3° 32' 25.3"243.36 miNorth782.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaFri 5:46 PM398 km247 miles215 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 5:46 PM403 km251 miles218 nmSouth S
Wake IslandFri 6:46 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmNortheast NE
MajuroFri 6:46 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaFri 4:46 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenFri 6:46 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 6:46 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 5:46 PM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmSouth S
JayapuraFri 3:46 PM2438 km1515 miles1317 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyFri 4:46 PM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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