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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 = Monday, October 28, 2013 at 7:28:00 PM.

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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: 33%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 28, 2013 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 12' North, Longitude: 176° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.41 meters/second, 1603.5 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.61 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 33' 04.1"996.25 miWest0° 09' 20.7"10.70 miSouth996.50 mi
24 hours349° 11' 20.6"740.19 miWest3° 55' 04.5"269.23 miSouth790.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 7:28 AM631 km392 miles340 nmWest W
TarawaTue 7:28 AM870 km541 miles470 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 7:28 AM1144 km711 miles618 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 7:28 AM1477 km918 miles798 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 7:28 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiTue 7:28 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 6:28 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmWest W
MidwayMon 8:28 AM2294 km1425 miles1238 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoTue 8:28 AM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraTue 6:28 AM2714 km1686 miles1465 nmSouthwest SW

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