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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 = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 8:48:00 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: 4%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 20:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 57' North, Longitude: 157° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.29 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.45 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.17 miNorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 32' 00.1"986.98 miWest0° 09' 08.2"10.47 miNorth986.78 mi
24 hours11° 16' 02.4"765.21 miEast3° 22' 21.0"231.83 miNorth794.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 10:48 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmSouth S
HonoluluTue 10:48 AM1147 km713 miles620 nmNorth N
Baker IslandTue 8:48 AM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 9:48 AM2724 km1692 miles1471 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 9:48 AM2834 km1761 miles1530 nmNorthwest NW
ApiaWed 9:48 AM3173 km1972 miles1713 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteTue 10:48 AM3264 km2028 miles1762 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiWed 8:48 AM3378 km2099 miles1824 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 8:48 AM3448 km2142 miles1862 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 8:48 AM3468 km2155 miles1873 nmWest W

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