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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 9:26:00 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 21:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 13' North, Longitude: 147° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.72 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 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' 45.0"994.69 miWest0° 10' 10.0"11.64 miNorth994.55 mi
24 hours11° 19' 50.7"775.74 miEast3° 49' 27.3"262.84 miNorth814.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:26 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:26 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 11:26 AM2854 km1774 miles1541 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 10:26 AM3242 km2014 miles1751 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 9:26 AM3302 km2052 miles1783 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 11:26 AM3511 km2181 miles1896 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaWed 10:26 AM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 10:26 AM3812 km2368 miles2058 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 10:26 AM3871 km2406 miles2090 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 9:26 AM4102 km2549 miles2215 nmWest-southwest WSW

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