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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 5:46:00 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: 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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 58' North, Longitude: 176° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.41 meters/second, 1571.1 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 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' 08.0"0.16 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.1"976.02 miWest0° 08' 06.3"9.29 miNorth975.78 mi
24 hours11° 07' 14.4"746.57 miEast2° 54' 47.5"200.30 miNorth768.10 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 5:46 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmSouth S
MajuroSat 5:46 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayFri 6:46 PM1584 km984 miles855 nmNorth N
TarawaSat 5:46 PM1839 km1143 miles993 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 5:46 PM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluFri 7:46 PM2092 km1300 miles1129 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiSat 7:46 PM2455 km1526 miles1326 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSat 5:46 PM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 5:46 PM2542 km1579 miles1372 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 6:46 PM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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