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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 = Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:24:00 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: 45%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 15' North, Longitude: 177° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.73 meters/second, 1619.0 km/hour, 1006.0 miles/hour or 874.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.77 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.8"1005.92 miWest0° 10' 58.9"12.58 miSouth1006.01 mi
24 hours11° 09' 37.5"771.97 miEast4° 25' 32.2"304.08 miSouth829.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandSat 5:24 PM79 km49 miles43 nmEast E
Howland IslandSat 5:24 PM89 km55 miles48 nmNortheast NE
RawakiSun 6:24 PM843 km524 miles455 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 5:24 PM1049 km652 miles566 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSun 5:24 PM1100 km683 miles594 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 6:24 PM1253 km778 miles676 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroSun 5:24 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaSun 6:24 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 5:24 PM1771 km1100 miles956 nmWest W
SuvaSun 5:24 PM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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