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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 = Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:48:00 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: 100%

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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' North, Longitude: 173° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.02 meters/second, 1594.9 km/hour, 991.0 miles/hour or 861.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.52 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 30' 24.3"990.87 miWest0° 09' 51.7"11.30 miNorth990.70 mi
24 hours348° 08' 08.7"810.39 miWest3° 39' 49.2"251.81 miNorth844.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 11:48 PM284 km177 miles153 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 11:48 PM848 km527 miles458 nmSouth S
YarenFri 11:48 PM1261 km783 miles681 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 11:48 PM1320 km820 miles713 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 11:48 PM1525 km948 miles823 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirFri 10:48 PM1653 km1027 miles893 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 11:48 PM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayFri 12:48 AM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraFri 10:48 PM2507 km1558 miles1354 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 12:48 AM2688 km1670 miles1452 nmSoutheast SE

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