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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 9:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 20' North, Longitude: 146° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.94 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.1 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' 04.0"0.08 miNorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.6"948.03 miWest0° 04' 00.0"4.59 miNorth947.85 mi
24 hours11° 31' 24.1"752.28 miEast1° 11' 03.8"81.47 miNorth753.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 7:52 PM471 km293 miles255 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 7:52 PM685 km426 miles370 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirMon 8:52 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokMon 6:52 PM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmSouthwest SW
ShizuokaMon 6:52 PM1923 km1195 miles1039 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaMon 6:52 PM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuMon 6:52 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiMon 6:52 PM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaMon 6:52 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 6:52 PM1944 km1208 miles1049 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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