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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 = Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 4:50:00 PM.

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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: 76%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' South, Longitude: 166° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.21 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.63 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 29' 20.2"998.08 miWest0° 11' 42.1"13.40 miNorth998.32 mi
24 hours11° 59' 24.1"825.95 miEast4° 41' 36.7"322.49 miNorth888.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenFri 4:50 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth N
HoniaraFri 3:50 AM859 km534 miles464 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 4:50 AM1030 km640 miles556 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaFri 3:50 AM1401 km870 miles756 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 4:50 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroFri 4:50 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirFri 3:50 AM1629 km1012 miles880 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaFri 4:50 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 4:50 AM1985 km1234 miles1072 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyFri 2:50 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmWest-southwest WSW

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