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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 1:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 28' North, Longitude: 157° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.40 meters/second, 1542.3 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.97 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.8"958.05 miWest0° 05' 21.8"6.15 miNorth957.84 mi
24 hours11° 36' 29.2"766.05 miEast1° 44' 38.4"119.95 miNorth771.65 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 1:28 PM973 km605 miles525 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 12:28 PM1168 km726 miles630 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 11:28 AM1451 km902 miles783 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 1:28 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 1:28 PM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 1:28 PM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoFri 10:28 AM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokFri 10:28 AM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayThu 2:28 PM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 12:28 PM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmSouth S

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