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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 = Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 9:32:00 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: 87%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 174° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.67 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.65 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.3"938.46 miWest0° 00' 28.0"0.53 miSouth938.48 mi
24 hours348° 16' 36.9"758.19 miWest0° 37' 57.9"43.53 miSouth761.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandWed 9:32 PM875 km544 miles473 nmWest W
MidwayTue 10:32 PM1137 km706 miles614 nmNortheast NE
MajuroWed 9:32 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 9:32 PM2154 km1338 miles1163 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 8:32 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 9:32 PM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 9:32 PM2515 km1562 miles1358 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 11:32 PM2833 km1760 miles1530 nmEast E
FunafutiWed 9:32 PM3278 km2037 miles1770 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 7:32 PM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmWest W

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