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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 = Friday, March 15, 2013 at 1:44:00 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: 11%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 52' North, Longitude: 168° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.11 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.6 miles/hour or 847.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.26 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.2"975.35 miWest0° 08' 03.6"9.24 miNorth975.11 mi
24 hours11° 28' 11.7"770.32 miEast2° 52' 10.6"197.31 miNorth790.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 3:44 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 1:44 PM1773 km1101 miles957 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 3:44 PM1779 km1105 miles961 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayThu 2:44 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroFri 1:44 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 1:44 PM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 2:44 PM2592 km1611 miles1400 nmSouth S
Wake IslandFri 1:44 PM2758 km1714 miles1489 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 1:44 PM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 3:44 PM3091 km1920 miles1669 nmSouth S

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