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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 6:02:00 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 06:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 32' North, Longitude: 172° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.29 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 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' 06.9"946.58 miWest0° 03' 02.5"3.49 miSouth946.73 mi
24 hours11° 30' 23.4"750.28 miEast1° 37' 40.9"111.97 miSouth762.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayTue 7:02 PM1076 km669 miles581 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluTue 8:02 PM1554 km966 miles839 nmEast E
Wake IslandWed 6:02 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmWest W
Baker IslandTue 6:02 PM2179 km1354 miles1177 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 6:02 PM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 6:02 PM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 8:02 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 6:02 PM3149 km1956 miles1700 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 7:02 PM3199 km1988 miles1727 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 6:02 PM3229 km2006 miles1743 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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