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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 = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 9:22:00 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: 93%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 09:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' North, Longitude: 171° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.37 meters/second, 1516.9 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.71 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miSouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.1"942.27 miWest0° 02' 46.3"3.18 miSouth942.41 mi
24 hours11° 41' 00.0"758.70 miEast1° 32' 33.5"106.11 miSouth769.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 10:22 PM1100 km684 miles594 nmNorthwest NW
HonoluluWed 11:22 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmEast E
Baker IslandWed 9:22 PM2289 km1423 miles1236 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 9:22 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmWest W
MajuroThu 9:22 PM2390 km1485 miles1290 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiThu 11:22 PM2512 km1561 miles1357 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaThu 9:22 PM2709 km1683 miles1463 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 10:22 PM3267 km2030 miles1764 nmSouth S
YarenThu 9:22 PM3324 km2065 miles1795 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 9:22 PM3351 km2082 miles1809 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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