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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 11:28:00 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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 22' North, Longitude: 163° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.66 meters/second, 1586.4 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.6 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' 58.0"985.57 miWest0° 08' 59.0"10.29 miNorth985.36 mi
24 hours11° 17' 03.8"765.30 miEast3° 18' 14.1"227.12 miNorth793.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 10:28 AM803 km499 miles434 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 11:28 AM923 km574 miles499 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroWed 11:28 AM944 km587 miles510 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenWed 11:28 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 11:28 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 9:28 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmWest W
HoniaraWed 10:28 AM2341 km1455 miles1264 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 11:28 AM2492 km1549 miles1346 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwayTue 12:28 PM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiWed 11:28 AM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmSoutheast SE

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