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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 = Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 2:24:00 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: 18%

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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' North, Longitude: 166° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.94 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.03 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miNorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.4"961.51 miWest0° 06' 06.6"7.01 miNorth961.28 mi
24 hours11° 33' 23.3"765.32 miEast2° 02' 50.7"140.81 miNorth773.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 4:24 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayFri 3:24 PM1699 km1055 miles917 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSat 4:24 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 2:24 PM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 2:24 PM2654 km1649 miles1433 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 2:24 PM2835 km1762 miles1531 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 2:24 PM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 3:24 PM2944 km1830 miles1590 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 2:24 PM3224 km2004 miles1741 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sat 4:24 PM3442 km2139 miles1859 nmSouth S

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