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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 = Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:26:00 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: 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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 17' North, Longitude: 175° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.17 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.70 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.2"941.83 miWest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 miSouth941.87 mi
24 hours11° 35' 45.4"752.48 miEast0° 44' 03.6"50.51 miSouth755.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayMon 6:26 PM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluMon 7:26 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmEast E
Wake IslandTue 5:26 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmWest W
MajuroTue 5:26 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 5:26 PM2225 km1383 miles1202 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 5:26 PM2433 km1512 miles1314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiTue 7:26 PM2839 km1764 miles1533 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 5:26 PM2996 km1862 miles1618 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 4:26 PM3202 km1989 miles1729 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 5:26 PM3239 km2012 miles1749 nmSouth S

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