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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 9:32:00 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: 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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 10' North, Longitude: 173° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.39 meters/second, 1517.0 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' 42.2"942.31 miWest0° 02' 47.2"3.20 miSouth942.46 mi
24 hours11° 40' 58.0"758.70 miEast1° 32' 55.7"106.54 miSouth769.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 10:32 PM977 km607 miles528 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluWed 11:32 PM1625 km1010 miles877 nmEast E
Wake IslandThu 9:32 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmWest W
MajuroThu 9:32 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 9:32 PM2234 km1388 miles1207 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 9:32 PM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiThu 11:32 PM2676 km1663 miles1445 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 9:32 PM3138 km1950 miles1694 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 9:32 PM3275 km2035 miles1768 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoThu 10:32 PM3275 km2035 miles1769 nmSouth S

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