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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 9:38:00 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 21:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 05' North, Longitude: 169° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.10 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.44 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.5"986.54 miWest0° 09' 05.3"10.41 miNorth986.34 mi
24 hours11° 16' 21.4"765.24 miEast3° 21' 04.6"230.37 miNorth794.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandTue 9:38 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 11:38 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiWed 11:38 AM1680 km1044 miles907 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayTue 10:38 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroWed 9:38 AM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmWest W
TarawaWed 9:38 AM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 10:38 AM2270 km1410 miles1226 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 9:38 AM2508 km1559 miles1354 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 9:38 AM2724 km1693 miles1471 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaWed 10:38 AM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmSouth S

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