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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 20, 2013 at 8:10:00 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: 99%

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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 52' South, Longitude: 133° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.65 meters/second, 1579.1 km/hour, 981.2 miles/hour or 852.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.35 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 26' 31.2"981.09 miWest0° 10' 40.0"12.22 miNorth981.45 mi
24 hours13° 07' 47.6"891.97 miEast4° 30' 23.7"309.71 miNorth949.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 10:40 PM737 km458 miles398 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownTue 12:10 AM1603 km996 miles865 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 10:10 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 10:10 PM3035 km1886 miles1639 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter IslandTue 2:10 AM3065 km1905 miles1655 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaMon 10:10 PM3075 km1911 miles1660 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 9:10 PM4060 km2523 miles2192 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 9:10 PM4182 km2599 miles2258 nmWest W
ApiaTue 9:10 PM4220 km2622 miles2278 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 10:10 PM4475 km2780 miles2416 nmNorthwest NW

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