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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, July 25, 2013 at 3:00:00 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: 88%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 52' South, Longitude: 173° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.40 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.68 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 08.6"1000.74 miWest0° 12' 01.4"13.77 miNorth1000.92 mi
24 hours347° 53' 21.3"836.67 miWest4° 45' 46.7"327.26 miNorth899.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TabiteueaFri 3:00 AM225 km140 miles122 nmNortheast NE
TarawaFri 3:00 AM477 km296 miles258 nmNorth N
YarenFri 3:00 AM783 km487 miles423 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 3:00 AM883 km549 miles477 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 3:00 AM1127 km700 miles609 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 3:00 AM1157 km719 miles625 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 2:00 AM1673 km1039 miles903 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaFri 2:00 AM1744 km1083 miles941 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaFri 3:00 AM1771 km1100 miles956 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoFri 4:00 AM1831 km1138 miles989 nmEast-southeast ESE

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