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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 = Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 12:08:00 AM.

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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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 45' North, Longitude: 165° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.49 meters/second, 1564.2 km/hour, 971.9 miles/hour or 844.6 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' 33.9"971.72 miWest0° 07' 21.8"8.44 miNorth971.48 mi
24 hours11° 27' 17.5"766.32 miEast2° 35' 34.9"178.30 miNorth782.09 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 12:08 PM516 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroThu 12:08 PM1060 km659 miles573 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirThu 11:08 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 12:08 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 12:08 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 10:08 AM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmWest W
MidwayWed 1:08 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandWed 12:08 PM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 11:08 AM2744 km1705 miles1482 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 12:08 PM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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