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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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 30' South, Longitude: 161° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.22 meters/second, 1581.2 km/hour, 982.5 miles/hour or 853.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.37 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.0"982.37 miWest0° 10' 47.5"12.36 miNorth982.73 mi
24 hours13° 05' 06.1"889.96 miEast4° 32' 33.8"312.19 miNorth948.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoTue 11:10 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmWest W
ApiaTue 11:10 PM1132 km703 miles611 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 12:10 AM1209 km751 miles653 nmSouth S
AlofiMon 11:10 PM1277 km794 miles690 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 12:10 AM1460 km907 miles788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteTue 12:10 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaTue 11:10 PM1842 km1145 miles995 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 10:10 PM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiTue 10:10 PM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmWest W
SuvaTue 10:10 PM2278 km1416 miles1230 nmWest-southwest WSW

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