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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 9:34:00 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: 2%

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 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 58' North, Longitude: 161° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.22 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.3 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 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.4"1002.55 miWest0° 11' 03.3"12.66 miNorth1002.52 mi
24 hours11° 17' 46.7"779.50 miEast4° 15' 58.6"293.16 miNorth830.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:34 AM473 km294 miles255 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandMon 9:34 AM1768 km1098 miles954 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 10:34 AM1857 km1154 miles1002 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluMon 11:34 AM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth N
ApiaTue 10:34 AM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 9:34 AM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteMon 11:34 AM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiMon 10:34 AM2727 km1694 miles1472 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaMon 11:34 AM2791 km1735 miles1507 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 9:34 AM2901 km1802 miles1566 nmWest W

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