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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 19, 2013 at 7:20:00 AM.

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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: 95%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' South, Longitude: 134° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.04 meters/second, 1551.8 km/hour, 964.2 miles/hour or 837.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.07 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 25' 08.5"964.02 miWest0° 08' 37.6"9.89 miNorth964.39 mi
24 hours13° 41' 38.1"915.56 miEast3° 51' 30.7"265.24 miNorth960.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 9:50 PM833 km517 miles450 nmNorthwest NW
Gambier IslandsSun 10:20 PM915 km569 miles494 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 11:20 PM1227 km763 miles663 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 9:20 PM1615 km1003 miles872 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSun 9:20 PM2742 km1704 miles1481 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandMon 1:20 AM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 9:20 PM3105 km1929 miles1676 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 8:20 PM3772 km2344 miles2037 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 8:20 PM3995 km2482 miles2157 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 8:20 PM4014 km2494 miles2167 nmWest W

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