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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 = Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 12:44:00 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: 5%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 08' North, Longitude: 164° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.22 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.49 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.9"989.07 miWest0° 09' 43.0"11.13 miNorth988.88 mi
24 hours11° 24' 09.1"776.44 miEast3° 35' 41.3"247.10 miNorth810.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 2:44 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluWed 2:44 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandWed 12:44 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 1:44 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 1:44 PM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaThu 12:44 PM2621 km1629 miles1415 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 12:44 PM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 12:44 PM2709 km1683 miles1462 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Thu 2:44 PM2756 km1712 miles1488 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 12:44 PM3214 km1997 miles1735 nmWest-northwest WNW

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