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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, December 8, 2013 at 5:58:00 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: 35%

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 Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 29' South, Longitude: 162° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.91 meters/second, 1598.1 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.55 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 28' 38.6"992.90 miWest0° 10' 59.2"12.58 miNorth993.19 mi
24 hours12° 16' 26.0"841.79 miEast4° 29' 32.8"308.69 miNorth899.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSun 4:58 PM334 km207 miles180 nmSouthwest SW
GizoSun 4:58 PM602 km374 miles325 nmWest W
ArawaSun 3:58 PM754 km468 miles407 nmWest W
BukaSun 3:58 PM870 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenSun 5:58 PM925 km575 miles499 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaSun 4:58 PM1311 km815 miles708 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaSun 5:58 PM1546 km960 miles835 nmNortheast NE
PalikirSun 4:58 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbySun 3:58 PM1675 km1041 miles904 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 5:58 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmEast E

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