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 = Friday, April 12, 2013 at 3:34:00 AM.

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

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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 58' North, Longitude: 145° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.78 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.10 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.7"965.64 miWest0° 06' 38.6"7.61 miNorth965.40 mi
24 hours11° 34' 56.7"770.35 miEast2° 16' 23.3"156.32 miNorth781.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 1:34 PM86 km54 miles47 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 1:34 PM302 km188 miles163 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokFri 12:34 PM1544 km960 miles834 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 2:34 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraFri 12:34 PM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 3:34 PM2231 km1386 miles1204 nmEast-northeast ENE
YokohamaFri 12:34 PM2249 km1398 miles1215 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoFri 12:34 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariFri 12:34 PM2272 km1411 miles1227 nmSouthwest SW
NagoyaFri 12:34 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmNorth-northwest NNW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools