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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 4:34:00 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 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 29' North, Longitude: 156° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.03 meters/second, 1605.7 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' 48.0"997.63 miWest0° 10' 01.2"11.48 miSouth997.88 mi
24 hours10° 56' 40.1"750.60 miEast4° 11' 07.5"287.60 miSouth806.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 6:34 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth S
HonoluluFri 6:34 PM1534 km953 miles828 nmNorth N
Baker IslandFri 4:34 PM2336 km1451 miles1261 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 5:34 PM2460 km1528 miles1328 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 6:34 PM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaSat 5:34 PM2885 km1793 miles1558 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayFri 5:34 PM3158 km1962 miles1705 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 6:34 PM3195 km1985 miles1725 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 4:34 PM3204 km1991 miles1730 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 5:34 PM3273 km2034 miles1767 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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