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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, January 21, 2013 at 9:30:00 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: 72%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 21, 2013 at 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 18' North, Longitude: 152° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.01 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.81 miWest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 miNorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.9"948.18 miWest0° 04' 02.0"4.62 miNorth948.00 mi
24 hours11° 31' 14.5"752.22 miEast1° 11' 52.0"82.39 miNorth753.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 7:30 PM819 km509 miles442 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaMon 7:30 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirMon 8:30 PM1517 km942 miles819 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandMon 9:30 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmEast E
YokohamaMon 6:30 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 6:30 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokMon 6:30 PM2301 km1430 miles1243 nmWest-southwest WSW
NagoyaMon 6:30 PM2312 km1436 miles1248 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaMon 6:30 PM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 6:30 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmNorthwest NW

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