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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 10:48:00 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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 27' North, Longitude: 167° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.46 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.2 miles/hour or 864.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.57 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.6"994.10 miWest0° 10' 06.0"11.57 miNorth993.95 mi
24 hours11° 20' 06.5"775.58 miEast3° 47' 37.7"260.75 miNorth814.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandTue 10:48 AM1338 km831 miles722 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 12:48 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluTue 12:48 PM1770 km1100 miles956 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoWed 11:48 AM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 10:48 AM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 10:48 AM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 10:48 AM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 11:48 AM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaWed 11:48 AM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmSouth S
YarenWed 10:48 AM2990 km1858 miles1615 nmWest-southwest WSW

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