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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 = Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 9:20:00 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: 94%

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 Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 51' South, Longitude: 168° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.25 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.52 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 28' 06.3"991.42 miWest0° 11' 08.5"12.76 miNorth991.72 mi
24 hours12° 34' 41.2"861.90 miEast4° 36' 08.7"316.25 miNorth921.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoTue 10:20 PM319 km198 miles172 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiTue 10:20 PM507 km315 miles274 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaTue 10:20 PM740 km460 miles399 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoMon 10:20 PM742 km461 miles401 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Tue 10:20 PM754 km469 miles407 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 9:20 PM1237 km769 miles668 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 10:20 PM1246 km774 miles673 nmSouth S
FunafutiTue 9:20 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 10:20 PM1625 km1010 miles878 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiTue 11:20 PM1661 km1032 miles897 nmNortheast NE

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