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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 9:48:00 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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 07' North, Longitude: 171° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.06 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 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' 59.3"986.45 miWest0° 09' 04.7"10.40 miNorth986.25 mi
24 hours11° 16' 25.3"765.24 miEast3° 20' 49.1"230.08 miNorth794.47 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 9:48 AM1312 km815 miles708 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 11:48 AM1871 km1163 miles1010 nmNortheast NE
MajuroWed 9:48 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 11:48 AM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwayTue 10:48 AM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaWed 9:48 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 10:48 AM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 9:48 AM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 9:48 AM2479 km1541 miles1339 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenWed 9:48 AM2681 km1666 miles1447 nmWest-southwest WSW

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