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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 = Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 5:02:00 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: 67%

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 Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 24' South, Longitude: 146° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.18 meters/second, 1523.4 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.78 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miNorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.2"946.37 miWest0° 04' 28.9"5.14 miNorth946.59 mi
24 hours13° 50' 19.7"908.37 miEast2° 20' 04.1"160.54 miNorth928.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 7:02 PM298 km185 miles161 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 7:02 PM1384 km860 miles747 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 9:02 PM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiFri 6:02 PM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 7:02 PM2516 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaSat 6:02 PM2705 km1681 miles1461 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 6:02 PM2806 km1744 miles1515 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 6:02 PM2977 km1850 miles1607 nmWest W
SuvaSat 5:02 PM3661 km2275 miles1977 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 5:02 PM3822 km2375 miles2064 nmWest-northwest WNW

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