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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 = Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 9:42:00 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: 80%

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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' North, Longitude: 160° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.60 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miNorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.7"940.53 miWest0° 01' 49.2"2.09 miNorth940.44 mi
24 hours11° 39' 55.5"755.90 miEast0° 17' 21.3"19.90 miNorth755.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 9:42 PM630 km391 miles340 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirTue 8:42 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 7:42 PM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 9:42 PM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayMon 10:42 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 9:42 PM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 9:42 PM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaTue 6:42 PM2653 km1648 miles1432 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoTue 6:42 PM2658 km1651 miles1435 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokTue 6:42 PM3163 km1965 miles1708 nmWest-southwest WSW

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