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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 = Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:40:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 42' North, Longitude: 145° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.49 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.42 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 32' 41.9"985.19 miWest0° 08' 33.8"9.81 miSouth985.50 mi
24 hours10° 51' 40.9"735.72 miEast3° 39' 20.2"251.24 miSouth781.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 11:40 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 11:40 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 11:40 AM3270 km2032 miles1766 nmSouth S
San Francisco *Tue 2:40 PM3668 km2279 miles1981 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Tue 2:40 PM3681 km2288 miles1988 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandTue 9:40 AM3692 km2294 miles1994 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 10:40 AM3710 km2305 miles2003 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 10:40 AM3820 km2374 miles2063 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaTue 11:40 AM3980 km2473 miles2149 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HermosilloTue 2:40 PM4029 km2503 miles2175 nmNortheast NE

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