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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 11:18:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 16' North, Longitude: 170° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.88 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.99 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.8"959.13 miWest0° 05' 32.8"6.36 miNorth958.91 mi
24 hours11° 35' 50.8"766.17 miEast1° 49' 13.1"125.19 miNorth772.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 12:18 PM1382 km859 miles746 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluThu 1:18 PM1442 km896 miles779 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 11:18 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 11:18 AM2230 km1385 miles1204 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 1:18 PM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 11:18 AM2383 km1480 miles1286 nmWest W
TarawaFri 11:18 AM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 12:18 PM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 11:18 AM3053 km1897 miles1648 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 11:18 AM3129 km1945 miles1690 nmSouthwest SW

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