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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 = Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 11:38:00 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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' North, Longitude: 160° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.80 meters/second, 1554.5 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.10 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.8"965.69 miWest0° 06' 25.5"7.36 miNorth965.46 mi
24 hours11° 58' 32.6"797.54 miEast2° 09' 48.7"148.78 miNorth806.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 1:38 AM693 km431 miles374 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiMon 1:38 AM1577 km980 miles851 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwaySun 12:38 AM2199 km1366 miles1187 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandSat 11:38 PM2433 km1512 miles1313 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 12:38 AM3001 km1865 miles1620 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 11:38 PM3180 km1976 miles1717 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSun 11:38 PM3283 km2040 miles1773 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 11:38 PM3471 km2157 miles1874 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 11:38 PM3476 km2160 miles1877 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Mon 1:38 AM3483 km2165 miles1881 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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