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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 = Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 3:36:00 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: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 40' North, Longitude: 144° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.98 meters/second, 1573.1 km/hour, 977.5 miles/hour or 849.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.29 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 32' 23.6"977.29 miWest0° 08' 15.3"9.46 miNorth977.05 mi
24 hours11° 06' 25.7"746.61 miEast2° 58' 34.6"204.63 miNorth769.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 5:36 PM1647 km1023 miles889 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 5:36 PM1921 km1193 miles1037 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoFri 7:36 PM3453 km2146 miles1865 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesFri 7:36 PM3482 km2163 miles1880 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 5:36 PM3495 km2172 miles1887 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 4:36 PM3758 km2335 miles2029 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 3:36 PM3823 km2376 miles2064 nmWest-southwest WSW
Las VegasFri 7:36 PM3844 km2389 miles2076 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 8:36 PM3858 km2397 miles2083 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoSat 4:36 PM3895 km2420 miles2103 nmSouthwest SW

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