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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 1:34:00 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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 17' South, Longitude: 161° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.55 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.61 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 28' 08.8"996.58 miWest0° 11' 54.0"13.63 miNorth996.83 mi
24 hours12° 31' 22.2"862.53 miEast4° 48' 10.0"330.00 miNorth925.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraThu 12:34 AM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoThu 12:34 AM646 km401 miles349 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArawaWed 11:34 PM716 km445 miles387 nmWest W
YarenThu 1:34 AM761 km473 miles411 nmNortheast NE
BukaWed 11:34 PM808 km502 miles436 nmWest W
PalikirThu 12:34 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaThu 1:34 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaThu 12:34 AM1541 km958 miles832 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyWed 11:34 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 1:34 AM1723 km1071 miles931 nmNortheast NE

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