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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, April 2, 2013 at 4:36:00 PM.

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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: 56%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 20' South, Longitude: 163° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.89 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.69 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miNorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.2"941.25 miWest0° 03' 50.7"4.41 miNorth941.44 mi
24 hours13° 41' 26.3"893.68 miEast2° 04' 57.3"143.23 miNorth910.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 6:36 AM425 km264 miles229 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiTue 5:36 AM696 km432 miles376 nmWest W
Pago PagoTue 5:36 AM967 km601 miles522 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Wed 6:36 AM1089 km676 miles588 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 5:36 AM1258 km782 miles679 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 5:36 AM1393 km865 miles752 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 6:36 AM1465 km911 miles791 nmEast E
SuvaWed 4:36 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 4:36 AM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 6:36 AM2434 km1513 miles1314 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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