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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 9:04:00 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

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 21:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 09' North, Longitude: 142° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.79 meters/second, 1601.3 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.1"994.85 miWest0° 10' 11.0"11.66 miNorth994.71 mi
24 hours11° 19' 46.6"775.78 miEast3° 49' 56.5"263.39 miNorth815.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:04 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:04 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 11:04 AM2946 km1831 miles1591 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 10:04 AM3728 km2316 miles2013 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 11:04 AM3761 km2337 miles2031 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Tue 2:04 PM3793 km2357 miles2048 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Tue 2:04 PM3853 km2394 miles2080 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandTue 9:04 AM3873 km2407 miles2091 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownTue 1:04 PM3912 km2431 miles2113 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HermosilloTue 2:04 PM4029 km2504 miles2176 nmNortheast NE

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