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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 6:44:00 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: 53%

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 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 06' North, Longitude: 169° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.16 meters/second, 1570.2 km/hour, 975.7 miles/hour or 847.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.26 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.4"975.45 miWest0° 08' 02.4"9.21 miNorth975.21 mi
24 hours348° 52' 23.1"746.56 miWest2° 53' 05.4"198.35 miNorth767.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSat 6:44 PM671 km417 miles362 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSat 6:44 PM791 km492 miles427 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaSat 6:44 PM1443 km897 miles779 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSat 5:44 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenSat 6:44 PM1652 km1027 miles892 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 7:44 PM2043 km1270 miles1103 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandFri 6:44 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSat 6:44 PM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaSat 4:44 PM2720 km1690 miles1468 nmWest W
HoniaraSat 5:44 PM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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