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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 = Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 12:44:00 PM.

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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 27' South, Longitude: 174° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.41 meters/second, 1603.5 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.60 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 28' 06.3"996.26 miWest0° 11' 52.9"13.61 miNorth996.52 mi
24 hours347° 27' 42.8"863.35 miWest4° 48' 04.0"329.89 miNorth926.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiThu 12:44 AM665 km413 miles359 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaThu 12:44 AM768 km477 miles415 nmNorth N
YarenThu 12:44 AM957 km595 miles517 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 12:44 AM1227 km763 miles663 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 12:44 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaThu 12:44 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaWed 11:44 PM1494 km928 miles807 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraWed 11:44 PM1613 km1002 miles871 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 1:44 AM1687 km1049 miles911 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaThu 1:44 AM1813 km1126 miles979 nmEast-southeast ESE

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