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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 9, 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' North, Longitude: 130° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.95 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.59 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.4"995.20 miWest0° 10' 13.3"11.71 miNorth995.06 mi
24 hours11° 19' 37.4"775.88 miEast3° 51' 02.0"264.64 miNorth815.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 10:14 AM3065 km1905 miles1655 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloTue 1:14 PM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Tue 1:14 PM3140 km1951 miles1695 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluTue 10:14 AM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixTue 1:14 PM3387 km2105 miles1829 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Tue 1:14 PM3393 km2108 miles1832 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Tue 1:14 PM3477 km2160 miles1877 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteTue 10:14 AM3527 km2192 miles1904 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico City *Tue 3:14 PM3598 km2236 miles1943 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownTue 12:14 PM3659 km2274 miles1976 nmSouth S

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