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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 = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 9:36:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 26' North, Longitude: 157° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.14 meters/second, 1566.5 km/hour, 973.4 miles/hour or 845.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.22 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.6"973.16 miWest0° 07' 32.9"8.65 miNorth972.93 mi
24 hours11° 26' 14.2"766.24 miEast2° 40' 18.9"183.72 miNorth783.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloWed 11:36 AM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluWed 11:36 AM762 km473 miles411 nmNorth N
KiritimatiThu 11:36 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 10:36 AM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 9:36 AM2603 km1617 miles1405 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 10:36 AM3027 km1881 miles1634 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 9:36 AM3478 km2161 miles1878 nmWest W
ApiaThu 10:36 AM3491 km2169 miles1885 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 9:36 AM3534 km2196 miles1908 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 9:36 AM3602 km2238 miles1945 nmSouthwest SW

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