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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 = Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:48:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' North, Longitude: 167° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.55 meters/second, 1542.8 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.98 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 08.4"958.38 miWest0° 05' 25.2"6.21 miNorth958.16 mi
24 hours11° 36' 17.6"766.09 miEast1° 46' 03.0"121.56 miNorth771.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 12:48 PM220 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroFri 12:48 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 11:48 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 12:48 PM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayThu 1:48 PM1972 km1226 miles1065 nmNortheast NE
YarenFri 12:48 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 10:48 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmWest W
Baker IslandThu 12:48 PM2603 km1617 miles1405 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 11:48 AM3076 km1912 miles1661 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 12:48 PM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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