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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 = Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 5:36:00 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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' North, Longitude: 166° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.23 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.78 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.6"946.45 miWest0° 03' 00.2"3.44 miSouth946.60 mi
24 hours11° 30' 29.9"750.30 miEast1° 36' 45.7"110.92 miSouth762.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 7:36 PM906 km563 miles489 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayTue 6:36 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 7:36 PM2188 km1360 miles1181 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 5:36 PM2410 km1497 miles1301 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 5:36 PM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 5:36 PM2834 km1761 miles1530 nmWest W
TarawaWed 5:36 PM3015 km1873 miles1628 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 6:36 PM3242 km2014 miles1750 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 5:36 PM3486 km2166 miles1882 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 5:36 PM3669 km2280 miles1981 nmSouthwest SW

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