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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 3:26:00 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 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 43' South, Longitude: 169° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.28 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 45.2"1004.92 miWest0° 11' 36.6"13.29 miSouth1004.99 mi
24 hours348° 34' 16.3"790.48 miWest4° 37' 27.9"317.75 miSouth850.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenThu 3:26 AM240 km149 miles130 nmWest W
TarawaThu 3:26 AM496 km308 miles268 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 3:26 AM900 km559 miles486 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraThu 2:26 AM1396 km868 miles754 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 3:26 AM1416 km880 miles765 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirThu 2:26 AM1477 km918 miles798 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 3:26 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmEast E
Port VilaThu 2:26 AM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmSouth S
SuvaThu 3:26 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 3:26 AM2228 km1384 miles1203 nmNorth N

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