Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 = Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 10:36:00 PM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

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 phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 13' North, Longitude: 153° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.09 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.37 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.7"982.05 miWest0° 08' 45.3"10.03 miNorth981.83 mi
24 hours11° 26' 17.7"773.35 miEast3° 11' 02.6"218.90 miNorth798.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 12:36 PM1112 km691 miles601 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiThu 12:36 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 10:36 AM2873 km1785 miles1551 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayWed 11:36 AM3055 km1899 miles1650 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoThu 11:36 AM3092 km1922 miles1670 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteWed 12:36 PM3317 km2061 miles1791 nmSouth S
ApiaThu 11:36 AM3521 km2188 miles1901 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaWed 12:36 PM3764 km2339 miles2032 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 10:36 AM3800 km2361 miles2052 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 10:36 AM3893 km2419 miles2102 nmWest-southwest WSW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools