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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 9:48:00 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

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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 27' North, Longitude: 160° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.09 meters/second, 1566.3 km/hour, 973.3 miles/hour or 845.7 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' 36.3"973.05 miWest0° 07' 32.0"8.63 miNorth972.81 mi
24 hours11° 26' 19.1"766.25 miEast2° 39' 56.7"183.29 miNorth783.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 11:48 AM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiThu 11:48 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayWed 10:48 AM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 9:48 AM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 10:48 AM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 9:48 AM3172 km1971 miles1712 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 9:48 AM3246 km2017 miles1753 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaThu 10:48 AM3364 km2090 miles1816 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 9:48 AM3384 km2103 miles1827 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandThu 9:48 AM3529 km2193 miles1906 nmWest-northwest WNW

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