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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 = Monday, May 6, 2013 at 10:14:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 18' North, Longitude: 170° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.92 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.7"997.38 miWest0° 10' 13.9"11.72 miNorth997.26 mi
24 hours348° 50' 45.6"765.31 miWest3° 52' 50.1"266.70 miNorth806.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 10:14 AM77 km48 miles42 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaTue 10:14 AM698 km434 miles377 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 10:14 AM964 km599 miles520 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 9:14 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmWest W
Wake IslandTue 10:14 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandMon 10:14 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiTue 10:14 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 9:14 AM2201 km1368 miles1188 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 11:14 AM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoTue 11:14 AM2723 km1692 miles1471 nmSoutheast SE

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