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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, March 6, 2013 at 4:36:00 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: 30%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' South, Longitude: 133° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.37 meters/second, 1516.9 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.71 miWest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 miNorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 25' 17.1"942.32 miWest0° 04' 32.6"5.21 miNorth942.55 mi
24 hours13° 41' 37.6"894.80 miEast2° 21' 40.1"162.39 miNorth915.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsWed 7:36 AM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownWed 8:36 AM735 km457 miles397 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteWed 6:36 AM1721 km1069 miles929 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 11:36 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 6:36 AM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 6:36 AM3505 km2178 miles1893 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 5:36 AM3839 km2386 miles2073 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 6:36 AM4134 km2569 miles2232 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 5:36 AM4214 km2619 miles2276 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 5:36 AM4367 km2713 miles2358 nmWest W

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