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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 = Monday, September 16, 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: 88%

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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 55' South, Longitude: 166° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.32 meters/second, 1574.4 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.30 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 04.9"978.11 miWest0° 09' 49.1"11.25 miNorth978.47 mi
24 hours12° 57' 39.8"877.27 miEast4° 12' 46.7"289.55 miNorth929.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 9:10 PM411 km255 miles222 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaMon 9:10 PM682 km424 miles368 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 9:10 PM741 km460 miles400 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaMon 9:10 PM1147 km713 miles619 nmSouth S
YarenMon 10:10 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmNorth N
FunafutiMon 10:10 PM1468 km912 miles792 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaMon 10:10 PM1479 km919 miles799 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaMon 10:10 PM1653 km1027 miles892 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 8:10 PM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmWest W
MajuroMon 10:10 PM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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