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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 9:00:00 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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 43' South, Longitude: 145° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.89 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.36 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miNorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 26' 34.0"981.63 miWest0° 10' 43.1"12.28 miNorth981.99 mi
24 hours13° 06' 40.2"891.13 miEast4° 31' 18.9"310.76 miNorth949.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 11:30 PM641 km398 miles346 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 11:00 PM896 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiTue 11:00 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 11:00 PM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 1:00 AM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiMon 10:00 PM2823 km1754 miles1524 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 10:00 PM2866 km1781 miles1548 nmWest W
ApiaTue 10:00 PM2922 km1816 miles1578 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 10:00 PM3417 km2123 miles1845 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 9:00 PM3678 km2285 miles1986 nmWest-northwest WNW

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