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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 11:58:00 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 39' North, Longitude: 175° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.23 meters/second, 1599.2 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 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 miNorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.3"993.58 miWest0° 10' 02.7"11.51 miNorth993.42 mi
24 hours348° 39' 39.2"775.46 miWest3° 46' 02.5"258.94 miNorth813.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 11:58 AM474 km295 miles256 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 11:58 AM842 km523 miles455 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 11:58 AM1298 km807 miles701 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 11:58 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 11:58 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirWed 10:58 AM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 11:58 AM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayTue 12:58 PM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 12:58 PM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraWed 10:58 AM2631 km1635 miles1421 nmSouthwest SW

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