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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 = Friday, July 26, 2013 at 4:00:00 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: 80%

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 Friday, July 26, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 06' North, Longitude: 171° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.27 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.0"1002.67 miWest0° 11' 38.5"13.33 miNorth1002.69 mi
24 hours348° 16' 29.2"810.50 miWest4° 29' 36.9"308.76 miNorth865.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaSat 4:00 AM216 km134 miles117 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroSat 4:00 AM553 km343 miles298 nmNorth N
YarenSat 4:00 AM557 km346 miles301 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 4:00 AM1389 km863 miles750 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 4:00 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 3:00 AM1540 km957 miles831 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraSat 3:00 AM1782 km1107 miles962 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 4:00 AM1964 km1220 miles1061 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaSat 3:00 AM2217 km1377 miles1197 nmSouth S
FakaofoSat 5:00 AM2329 km1447 miles1257 nmEast-southeast ESE

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