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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 4:44:00 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 04:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 49' North, Longitude: 161° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.68 meters/second, 1572.0 km/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.28 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.9"976.62 miWest0° 08' 10.7"9.37 miNorth976.38 mi
24 hours11° 06' 50.9"746.58 miEast2° 56' 36.1"202.38 miNorth768.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 6:44 PM894 km555 miles483 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiSat 6:44 PM1383 km859 miles747 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 4:44 PM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayFri 5:44 PM2325 km1445 miles1255 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSat 5:44 PM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 4:44 PM3110 km1932 miles1679 nmWest W
TarawaSat 4:44 PM3173 km1972 miles1713 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 6:44 PM3281 km2038 miles1771 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 4:44 PM3299 km2050 miles1782 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 4:44 PM3499 km2174 miles1889 nmWest-northwest WNW

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