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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 = Monday, April 8, 2013 at 8:04:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 20:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 42' North, Longitude: 139° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.36 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.7"1002.86 miWest0° 11' 05.7"12.71 miNorth1002.84 mi
24 hours11° 17' 50.5"779.83 miEast4° 17' 16.9"294.65 miNorth831.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 10:04 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 10:04 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 10:04 AM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownMon 12:04 PM3332 km2070 miles1799 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 10:04 AM3552 km2207 miles1918 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 9:04 AM3828 km2379 miles2067 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los Angeles *Mon 1:04 PM4003 km2487 miles2161 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ApiaTue 9:04 AM4082 km2536 miles2204 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloMon 1:04 PM4101 km2549 miles2215 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Mon 1:04 PM4145 km2576 miles2238 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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