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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 = Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 12:32:00 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: 6%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 20' South, Longitude: 160° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.45 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.75 miWest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 miNorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 23' 17.3"944.77 miWest0° 04' 34.3"5.24 miNorth944.99 mi
24 hours14° 25' 40.1"947.37 miEast2° 23' 48.2"164.82 miNorth967.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 2:32 PM326 km202 miles176 nmSouth S
AlofiWed 1:32 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 2:32 PM1144 km711 miles618 nmEast E
Apia *Thu 2:32 PM1321 km821 miles713 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 1:32 PM1538 km955 miles830 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 1:32 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Thu 1:32 PM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 2:32 PM2259 km1403 miles1220 nmNorth N
FunafutiThu 12:32 PM2466 km1532 miles1331 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 12:32 PM2706 km1682 miles1461 nmNorthwest NW

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