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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 11:58:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 51' North, Longitude: 165° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.82 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.66 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.9"999.40 miWest0° 10' 56.8"12.54 miNorth999.32 mi
24 hours11° 24' 00.1"784.46 miEast4° 09' 58.7"286.31 miNorth831.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 1:58 PM982 km610 miles530 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandTue 11:58 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 12:58 PM1808 km1123 miles976 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 1:58 PM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Wed 1:58 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 11:58 AM2347 km1459 miles1268 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 11:58 AM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmWest W
MajuroWed 11:58 AM2590 km1609 miles1398 nmWest W
MidwayTue 12:58 PM2787 km1732 miles1505 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiTue 12:58 PM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmSouth S

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