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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 10:32:00 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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' North, Longitude: 172° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.51 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.4 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 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.6"942.60 miWest0° 02' 53.0"3.31 miSouth942.75 mi
24 hours348° 19' 15.3"758.69 miWest1° 35' 09.9"109.10 miSouth770.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 10:32 PM576 km358 miles311 nmWest W
MidwayWed 11:32 PM1397 km868 miles754 nmNortheast NE
MajuroThu 10:32 PM1438 km894 miles777 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 10:32 PM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 9:32 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmSouthwest SW
YarenThu 10:32 PM2353 km1462 miles1270 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 10:32 PM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaThu 8:32 PM2999 km1864 miles1619 nmWest W
HonoluluThu 12:32 AM3131 km1945 miles1690 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 10:32 PM3263 km2028 miles1762 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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