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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 23, 2013 at 9:10:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 49' South, Longitude: 138° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.08 meters/second, 1505.1 km/hour, 935.2 miles/hour or 812.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.59 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miNorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 21' 56.9"934.93 miWest0° 02' 41.4"3.09 miNorth935.07 mi
24 hours15° 03' 04.8"979.52 miEast1° 44' 59.5"120.36 miNorth992.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 12:10 AM521 km324 miles281 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSun 1:10 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 11:10 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 11:10 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmWest W
Easter IslandSun 3:10 AM3081 km1914 miles1663 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSun 11:10 PM3159 km1963 miles1706 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 10:10 PM3294 km2047 miles1779 nmWest W
ApiaSun 10:10 PM3599 km2236 miles1943 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 10:10 PM3698 km2298 miles1997 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 10:10 PM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmWest W

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