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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 = Monday, August 5, 2013 at 9:50:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 5, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 49' North, Longitude: 158° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.70 meters/second, 1564.9 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.21 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.13 miSouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.1"972.21 miWest0° 07' 05.8"8.13 miSouth972.51 mi
24 hours11° 00' 22.3"736.09 miEast3° 07' 57.1"215.34 miSouth771.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloMon 11:50 AM655 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluMon 11:50 AM723 km449 miles390 nmNorth N
KiritimatiTue 11:50 AM1438 km894 miles777 nmSouth S
MidwayMon 10:50 AM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandMon 9:50 AM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 10:50 AM3017 km1874 miles1629 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 9:50 AM3392 km2108 miles1832 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaTue 9:50 AM3461 km2150 miles1869 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 10:50 AM3487 km2167 miles1883 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 9:50 AM3563 km2214 miles1924 nmSouthwest SW

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