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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 11:48:00 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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 34' North, Longitude: 147° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.65 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.61 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"996.77 miWest0° 10' 10.1"11.65 miNorth996.64 mi
24 hours11° 09' 34.5"765.23 miEast3° 50' 58.8"264.58 miNorth805.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 9:48 AM741 km461 miles400 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanTue 9:48 AM878 km546 miles474 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirTue 10:48 AM1131 km703 miles611 nmEast E
JayapuraTue 8:48 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokTue 8:48 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmWest W
ManokwariTue 8:48 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 9:48 AM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmSouth S
YarenTue 11:48 AM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 10:48 AM2304 km1431 miles1244 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandTue 11:48 AM2402 km1492 miles1297 nmNortheast NE

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