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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 8:40:00 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 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 41' South, Longitude: 153° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.46 meters/second, 1553.2 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.7 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 miNorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.6"964.95 miWest0° 08' 45.5"10.04 miNorth965.32 mi
24 hours13° 39' 51.6"914.39 miEast3° 54' 08.9"268.26 miNorth960.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 10:40 PM565 km351 miles305 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 10:40 PM953 km592 miles515 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSun 9:40 PM1770 km1100 miles956 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 10:40 PM1868 km1160 miles1008 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaMon 9:40 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 9:40 PM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 9:40 PM2361 km1467 miles1275 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 12:40 AM2742 km1704 miles1481 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 8:40 PM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 8:40 PM2977 km1850 miles1608 nmWest-northwest WNW

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