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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 11:58:00 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' North, Longitude: 167° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.54 meters/second, 1564.3 km/hour, 972.0 miles/hour or 844.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.20 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.1"971.81 miWest0° 07' 22.5"8.45 miNorth971.58 mi
24 hours11° 27' 13.4"766.32 miEast2° 35' 53.7"178.66 miNorth782.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 11:58 AM523 km325 miles283 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroThu 11:58 AM924 km574 miles499 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 10:58 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 11:58 AM1573 km977 miles849 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 11:58 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 12:58 PM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandWed 11:58 AM2349 km1459 miles1268 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 9:58 AM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmWest W
HoniaraThu 10:58 AM2814 km1749 miles1520 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 11:58 AM2854 km1774 miles1541 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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