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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 = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 1:14:00 AM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 33' North, Longitude: 164° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.80 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.0"1003.86 miWest0° 11' 37.1"13.31 miNorth1003.90 mi
24 hours11° 29' 14.4"794.30 miEast4° 31' 36.5"311.04 miNorth851.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenTue 1:14 PM325 km202 miles175 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaTue 1:14 PM904 km562 miles488 nmEast E
MajuroTue 1:14 PM946 km588 miles511 nmNortheast NE
PalikirTue 12:14 PM953 km592 miles515 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraTue 12:14 PM1332 km828 miles719 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 1:14 PM1940 km1206 miles1048 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandTue 1:14 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmNorth N
Baker IslandMon 1:14 PM2080 km1293 miles1123 nmEast E
Port VilaTue 12:14 PM2167 km1347 miles1170 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyTue 11:14 AM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmWest-southwest WSW

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