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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 8:14:00 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 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 44' North, Longitude: 141° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.34 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 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' 42.8"1002.83 miWest0° 11' 05.5"12.70 miNorth1002.80 mi
24 hours11° 17' 50.0"779.79 miEast4° 17' 08.4"294.49 miNorth831.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 10:14 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 10:14 AM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 10:14 AM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 10:14 AM3395 km2110 miles1833 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 12:14 PM3422 km2126 miles1848 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoTue 9:14 AM3582 km2226 miles1934 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 9:14 AM3850 km2392 miles2079 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 8:14 AM3892 km2418 miles2102 nmWest W
AlofiMon 9:14 AM3991 km2480 miles2155 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Mon 1:14 PM4141 km2573 miles2236 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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