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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 = Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 15:52:00.

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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: 91%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, January 21, 2019 at 5:16 am
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, January 27, 2019 at 9:10 pm

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 52' North, Longitude: 160° 07' East

The ground speed is currently 436.94 meters/second, 1573.0 kilometres/hour, 977.4 miles/hour or 849.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.29 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.3"977.24 miWest0° 11' 39.8"13.36 miSouth977.68 mi
24 hours13° 10' 05.7"891.43 miEast4° 54' 37.3"337.47 miSouth959.62 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
KoloniaThu 2:52 am581 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 2:52 am588 km365 miles317 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KwajaleinThu 3:52 am905 km562 miles488 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandThu 3:52 am1079 km670 miles583 nmNortheast NE
MajuroThu 3:52 am1345 km836 miles726 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenThu 3:52 am1566 km973 miles846 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaThu 1:52 am1677 km1042 miles906 nmWest W
TarawaThu 3:52 am1833 km1139 miles990 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 2:52 am2356 km1464 miles1272 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyThu 1:52 am2758 km1713 miles1489 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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