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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 2:44:00 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: 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 51' North, Longitude: 171° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.86 meters/second, 1547.5 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 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' 06.0"0.12 miNorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.3"961.33 miWest0° 06' 05.0"6.97 miNorth961.10 mi
24 hours11° 33' 27.3"765.26 miEast2° 02' 08.7"140.01 miNorth773.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayFri 3:44 PM1412 km877 miles762 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 4:44 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandFri 2:44 PM1932 km1201 miles1043 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 2:44 PM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 4:44 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandSat 2:44 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmWest W
TarawaSat 2:44 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 3:44 PM2898 km1801 miles1565 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 2:44 PM3000 km1864 miles1620 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 2:44 PM3081 km1915 miles1664 nmSouthwest SW

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