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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 = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:52:00 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: 93%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 03' North, Longitude: 152° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.69 meters/second, 1518.1 km/hour, 943.3 miles/hour or 819.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.72 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.9"942.99 miWest0° 03' 00.6"3.45 miSouth943.15 mi
24 hours11° 40' 26.2"758.67 miEast1° 38' 08.2"112.50 miSouth770.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 9:52 PM914 km568 miles494 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaThu 9:52 PM1119 km695 miles604 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandThu 11:52 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmEast E
PalikirThu 10:52 PM1568 km974 miles847 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaThu 8:52 PM2138 km1329 miles1155 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoThu 8:52 PM2151 km1337 miles1161 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 8:52 PM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaThu 8:52 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoThu 8:52 PM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmNorthwest NW
KobeThu 8:52 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNorthwest NW

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