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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 = Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 2:46:00 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: 88%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 35' South, Longitude: 178° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.30 meters/second, 1617.5 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.2"1004.96 miWest0° 11' 36.4"13.29 miSouth1005.03 mi
24 hours348° 34' 45.8"789.93 miWest4° 37' 35.0"317.88 miSouth850.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandWed 2:46 AM537 km334 miles290 nmEast E
TarawaThu 2:46 AM678 km422 miles366 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiThu 2:46 AM879 km546 miles475 nmSouth S
MajuroThu 2:46 AM1180 km733 miles637 nmNorthwest NW
YarenThu 2:46 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 3:46 AM1476 km917 miles797 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Thu 4:46 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaThu 2:46 AM1942 km1206 miles1048 nmSouth S
Port VilaThu 1:46 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraThu 1:46 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmWest-southwest WSW

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