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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 = Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:24:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

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 Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 31' North, Longitude: 154° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.00 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 48.1"997.57 miWest0° 10' 00.8"11.47 miSouth997.82 mi
24 hours10° 56' 36.0"750.48 miEast4° 10' 58.7"287.43 miSouth806.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 6:24 PM709 km441 miles383 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 6:24 PM1573 km978 miles850 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandFri 4:24 PM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 5:24 PM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 6:24 PM2819 km1752 miles1522 nmSouth S
ApiaSat 5:24 PM3050 km1895 miles1647 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaFri 6:24 PM3236 km2011 miles1747 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 5:24 PM3336 km2073 miles1801 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 5:24 PM3402 km2114 miles1837 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 4:24 PM3433 km2133 miles1854 nmWest-southwest WSW

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