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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, October 15, 2013 at 9:50:00 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: 85%

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 Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 33' South, Longitude: 165° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.66 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 35.8"999.37 miWest0° 11' 18.3"12.95 miNorth999.58 mi
24 hours12° 02' 29.7"830.32 miEast4° 34' 19.2"314.14 miNorth889.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenTue 9:50 PM460 km286 miles248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraTue 8:50 PM841 km523 miles454 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaTue 9:50 PM1038 km645 miles561 nmNortheast NE
MajuroTue 9:50 PM1429 km888 miles771 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaTue 8:50 PM1486 km923 miles802 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 8:50 PM1525 km947 miles823 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiTue 9:50 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaTue 9:50 PM2038 km1266 miles1100 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandMon 9:50 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyTue 7:50 PM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmWest-southwest WSW

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