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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 04:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' North, Longitude: 160° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.14 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.70 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.8"941.76 miwest0° 00' 40.0"0.77 misouth941.79 mi
24 hours11° 35' 55.5"752.61 mieast0° 41' 49.8"47.96 misouth755.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 6:26 PM346 km215 miles187 nmEast-northeast ENE
WailukuMon 6:26 PM473 km294 miles256 nmEast E
HiloMon 6:26 PM623 km387 miles336 nmEast E
MidwayMon 5:26 PM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 6:26 PM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandMon 4:26 PM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroTue 4:26 PM3332 km2070 miles1799 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandTue 4:26 PM3387 km2104 miles1829 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 5:26 PM3468 km2155 miles1872 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaTue 4:26 PM3516 km2185 miles1898 nmWest-southwest WSW

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