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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 13, 2013 at 2:34:00 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

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 19' North, Longitude: 157° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.44 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.64 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.3"998.55 miWest0° 10' 50.4"12.41 miNorth998.45 mi
24 hours11° 23' 45.8"783.50 miEast4° 06' 51.9"282.75 miNorth829.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 1:34 PM144 km90 miles78 nmEast-northeast ENE
KoloniaWed 1:34 PM151 km94 miles82 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenWed 2:34 PM1338 km832 miles723 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 12:34 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroWed 2:34 PM1592 km989 miles860 nmEast E
HoniaraWed 1:34 PM1773 km1101 miles957 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 2:34 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNortheast NE
TarawaWed 2:34 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyWed 12:34 PM2056 km1278 miles1110 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraWed 11:34 AM2059 km1280 miles1112 nmWest-southwest WSW

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