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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 = Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 11:30:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' North, Longitude: 167° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.29 meters/second, 1577.8 km/hour, 980.4 miles/hour or 852.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.34 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miSouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.5"980.25 miWest0° 08' 55.9"10.23 miSouth980.59 mi
24 hours11° 13' 58.1"757.88 miEast3° 50' 34.4"264.13 miSouth807.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 1:30 AM1385 km860 miles748 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiMon 1:30 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSat 11:30 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySun 12:30 AM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSun 11:30 PM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 12:30 AM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 11:30 PM2503 km1555 miles1352 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 11:30 PM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSun 11:30 PM2871 km1784 miles1550 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Mon 1:30 AM2980 km1852 miles1609 nmSouth S

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