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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 11:28:00 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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 34' North, Longitude: 177° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.33 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.56 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.4"993.80 miWest0° 10' 04.2"11.53 miNorth993.65 mi
24 hours11° 20' 14.6"775.51 miEast3° 46' 43.5"259.72 miNorth813.66 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 11:28 AM930 km578 miles502 nmSouth S
MajuroWed 11:28 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmWest W
TarawaWed 11:28 AM1330 km826 miles718 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 11:28 AM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 11:28 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 11:28 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoWed 12:28 PM2096 km1302 miles1132 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayTue 12:28 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmNorth N
KiritimatiWed 1:28 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluTue 1:28 PM2522 km1567 miles1362 nmNortheast NE

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