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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 9:36:00 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: 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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 59' North, Longitude: 161° 31' 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"1002.54 miWest0° 11' 03.3"12.66 miNorth1002.51 mi
24 hours11° 17' 46.7"779.50 miEast4° 15' 56.9"293.13 miNorth830.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:36 AM521 km324 miles281 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandMon 9:36 AM1715 km1066 miles926 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 10:36 AM1825 km1134 miles985 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluMon 11:36 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ApiaTue 10:36 AM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 9:36 AM2548 km1583 miles1376 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 10:36 AM2709 km1683 miles1463 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteMon 11:36 AM2718 km1689 miles1468 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:36 AM2795 km1737 miles1509 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 9:36 AM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmWest W

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