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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 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: 53%

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 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 35' South, Longitude: 163° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.97 meters/second, 1540.7 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.96 miWest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miNorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.4"957.12 miWest0° 06' 28.8"7.43 miNorth957.42 mi
24 hours13° 17' 50.2"881.60 miEast3° 02' 03.8"208.63 miNorth912.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaFri 7:02 PM627 km390 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiFri 6:02 PM764 km475 miles413 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoFri 6:02 PM847 km526 miles457 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sat 7:02 PM971 km604 miles524 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 7:02 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 6:02 PM1181 km734 miles637 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSat 6:02 PM1362 km846 miles736 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteFri 7:02 PM1453 km903 miles785 nmEast E
SuvaSat 5:02 PM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 5:02 PM2110 km1311 miles1140 nmWest-northwest WNW

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