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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, July 28, 2013 at 5:44:00 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: 60%

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 Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 54' North, Longitude: 169° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.05 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.44 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.3"986.44 miWest0° 09' 15.0"10.60 miNorth986.25 mi
24 hours348° 33' 18.0"777.43 miWest3° 23' 12.8"232.82 miNorth806.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroMon 5:44 AM482 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandMon 5:44 AM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaMon 5:44 AM1127 km701 miles609 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenMon 5:44 AM1292 km803 miles697 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirMon 4:44 AM1296 km806 miles700 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 5:44 AM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmSoutheast SE
MidwaySun 6:44 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiMon 5:44 AM2413 km1500 miles1303 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 4:44 AM2473 km1536 miles1335 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 3:44 AM2680 km1666 miles1447 nmWest W

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