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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 8:30:00 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: 96%

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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 42' South, Longitude: 151° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.40 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.08 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.0"964.84 miWest0° 08' 44.4"10.02 miNorth965.21 mi
24 hours13° 40' 05.0"914.54 miEast3° 53' 49.4"267.89 miNorth960.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sun 10:30 PM201 km125 miles109 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 10:30 PM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSun 10:30 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiMon 10:30 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSun 9:30 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 9:30 PM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 9:30 PM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownMon 12:30 AM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 9:30 PM2603 km1618 miles1406 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 8:30 PM3203 km1990 miles1729 nmWest-northwest WNW

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