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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, October 12, 2013 at 4:02:00 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: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 41' South, Longitude: 148° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.71 meters/second, 1539.7 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.95 miWest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 miNorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 26' 09.7"956.54 miWest0° 06' 22.6"7.31 miNorth956.83 mi
24 hours13° 18' 59.8"882.40 miEast2° 59' 50.3"206.08 miNorth912.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 6:02 PM127 km79 miles69 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaFri 6:02 PM1265 km786 miles683 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 8:02 PM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiFri 5:02 PM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 6:02 PM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 6:02 PM2492 km1548 miles1345 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 5:02 PM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 5:02 PM2826 km1756 miles1526 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSat 4:02 PM3487 km2167 miles1883 nmWest W
Baker IslandFri 4:02 PM3570 km2218 miles1928 nmWest-northwest WNW

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