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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 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: 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 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' North, Longitude: 173° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.46 meters/second, 1571.3 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.27 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.3"976.14 miWest0° 08' 07.2"9.30 miNorth975.89 mi
24 hours11° 07' 09.8"746.57 miEast2° 55' 08.7"200.71 miNorth768.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandFri 5:34 PM1564 km972 miles845 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 6:34 PM1640 km1019 miles886 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 7:34 PM1813 km1127 miles979 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroSat 5:34 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 5:34 PM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 7:34 PM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandSat 5:34 PM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 6:34 PM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 5:34 PM2624 km1631 miles1417 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 5:34 PM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmSouthwest SW

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