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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 11:28:00 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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 30' North, Longitude: 152° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.71 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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"0.19 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"996.90 miWest0° 10' 10.9"11.66 miNorth996.77 mi
24 hours11° 09' 30.0"765.24 miEast3° 51' 22.7"265.03 miNorth806.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WenoTue 9:28 AM104 km64 miles56 nmWest W
PalikirTue 10:28 AM598 km371 miles323 nmEast E
KoloniaTue 10:28 AM602 km374 miles325 nmEast E
HagåtñaTue 9:28 AM1099 km683 miles594 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraTue 8:28 AM1742 km1082 miles940 nmSouthwest SW
YarenTue 11:28 AM1805 km1121 miles974 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyTue 9:28 AM1975 km1227 miles1067 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandTue 11:28 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmNortheast NE
MelekeokTue 8:28 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmWest W
HoniaraTue 10:28 AM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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