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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 = Friday, April 12, 2013 at 2:44:00 AM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 52' North, Longitude: 158° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.99 meters/second, 1555.2 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.11 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.3"966.10 miWest0° 06' 42.6"7.69 miNorth965.86 mi
24 hours11° 34' 43.2"770.46 miEast2° 18' 05.1"158.26 miNorth782.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirFri 1:44 PM990 km615 miles535 nmSouth S
Wake IslandFri 2:44 PM992 km617 miles536 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaFri 12:44 PM1451 km902 miles784 nmWest W
MajuroFri 2:44 PM1752 km1089 miles946 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 2:44 PM2064 km1282 miles1114 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 2:44 PM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokFri 11:44 AM2709 km1683 miles1463 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraFri 1:44 PM2807 km1744 miles1516 nmSouth S
TokyoFri 11:44 AM2851 km1772 miles1540 nmNorthwest NW
MidwayThu 3:44 PM2877 km1788 miles1554 nmEast-northeast ENE

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