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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 = Sunday, March 17, 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: 26%

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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 52' North, Longitude: 157° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.93 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.84 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miNorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.4"950.25 miWest0° 03' 59.6"4.58 miNorth950.07 mi
24 hours11° 37' 18.0"760.82 miEast1° 10' 29.0"80.80 miNorth762.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kailua-KonaSat 4:34 PM150 km93 miles81 nmNortheast NE
WailukuSat 4:34 PM234 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HiloSat 4:34 PM238 km148 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
Napili-HonokowaiSat 4:34 PM239 km148 miles129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSat 4:34 PM280 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiSun 4:34 PM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmSouth S
MidwaySat 3:34 PM2304 km1431 miles1244 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 2:34 PM2953 km1835 miles1594 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 3:34 PM3482 km2164 miles1880 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 2:34 PM3644 km2264 miles1968 nmWest-southwest WSW

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