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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 10:48:00 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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 16' North, Longitude: 173° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.82 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.43 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.5"985.92 miWest0° 09' 01.3"10.34 miNorth985.72 mi
24 hours348° 43' 11.7"765.28 miWest3° 19' 16.5"228.31 miNorth793.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 10:48 AM523 km325 miles283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 10:48 AM1091 km678 miles589 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 10:48 AM1162 km722 miles627 nmNorthwest NW
YarenWed 10:48 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 10:48 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirWed 9:48 AM1766 km1098 miles954 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayTue 11:48 AM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiWed 10:48 AM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraWed 9:48 AM2744 km1705 miles1482 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 11:48 AM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmSoutheast SE

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