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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 = Friday, September 13, 2013 at 5:08:00 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: 56%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 13, 2013 at 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' South, Longitude: 162° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.16 meters/second, 1512.6 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.66 miWest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 miNorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.8"939.59 miWest0° 01' 26.2"1.65 miNorth939.66 mi
24 hours14° 01' 40.3"914.39 miEast1° 10' 01.3"80.27 miNorth921.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 7:08 PM328 km204 miles177 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiThu 6:08 PM795 km494 miles429 nmWest W
ApiaFri 6:08 PM1185 km737 miles640 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 6:08 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 7:08 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmEast E
FakaofoFri 6:08 PM1475 km917 miles797 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaFri 5:08 PM2029 km1261 miles1095 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 5:08 PM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 7:08 PM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandThu 5:08 PM2673 km1661 miles1443 nmNorthwest NW

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