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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 11:40:00 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: 81%

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 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 132° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.42 meters/second, 1513.5 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.67 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miNorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.9"940.14 miWest0° 01' 38.0"1.88 miNorth940.06 mi
24 hours11° 40' 25.4"756.15 miEast0° 12' 49.2"14.70 miNorth755.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiTue 7:40 PM1206 km749 miles651 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaTue 8:40 PM1232 km766 miles665 nmNorth N
QuezonTue 7:40 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumamotoTue 8:40 PM1364 km847 miles736 nmNorth N
ManilaTue 7:40 PM1364 km848 miles737 nmWest-southwest WSW
FukuokaTue 8:40 PM1454 km904 miles785 nmNorth N
FoochowTue 7:40 PM1455 km904 miles786 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokTue 8:40 PM1469 km913 miles793 nmSouth S
KitakyushuTue 8:40 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmNorth N
HagåtñaTue 9:40 PM1546 km961 miles835 nmEast-southeast ESE

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