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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 3:36:00 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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 45' South, Longitude: 166° 39' 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' 45.0"1004.91 miWest0° 11' 36.6"13.29 miSouth1004.97 mi
24 hours11° 25' 51.2"790.62 miEast4° 37' 26.0"317.71 miSouth850.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenThu 3:36 AM37 km23 miles20 nmNortheast NE
TarawaThu 3:36 AM746 km463 miles403 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 3:36 AM1013 km630 miles547 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraThu 2:36 AM1214 km754 miles655 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 2:36 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiThu 3:36 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandWed 3:36 AM1881 km1169 miles1015 nmEast E
Port VilaThu 2:36 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmSouth S
Wake IslandThu 3:36 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmNorth N
SuvaThu 3:36 AM2315 km1438 miles1250 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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