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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 = Monday, January 28, 2013 at 2:34:00 PM.

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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: 98%

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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' North, Longitude: 159° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.71 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.9"994.66 miWest0° 10' 24.5"11.92 miSouth994.95 mi
24 hours11° 09' 08.1"763.20 miEast4° 20' 27.3"298.29 miSouth822.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaTue 1:34 AM198 km123 miles107 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 1:34 AM205 km127 miles111 nmSouthwest SW
YarenTue 2:34 AM1299 km807 miles702 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroTue 2:34 AM1340 km832 miles723 nmEast E
Wake IslandTue 2:34 AM1443 km897 miles779 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HagåtñaTue 12:34 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaTue 2:34 AM1702 km1058 miles919 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 1:34 AM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyTue 12:34 AM2386 km1483 miles1288 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraMon 11:34 PM2392 km1486 miles1292 nmWest-southwest WSW

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