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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 30, 2013 at 5:04:00 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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 17:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 20' North, Longitude: 162° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.69 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 31' 56.5"994.62 miWest0° 10' 01.7"11.49 miNorth994.47 mi
24 hours11° 12' 28.0"767.09 miEast3° 45' 31.8"258.35 miNorth805.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 7:04 AM887 km551 miles479 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluSun 7:04 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandSun 5:04 AM1834 km1139 miles990 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 6:04 AM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaMon 6:04 AM2675 km1662 miles1445 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySun 6:04 AM2725 km1693 miles1471 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiMon 5:04 AM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaMon 5:04 AM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroMon 5:04 AM2931 km1821 miles1583 nmWest W
AlofiSun 6:04 AM3149 km1957 miles1700 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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