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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 = Friday, January 25, 2013 at 10:02:00 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: 97%

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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 35' North, Longitude: 168° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.61 meters/second, 1532.2 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.87 miWest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 miSouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.8"951.80 miWest0° 05' 04.2"5.81 miSouth952.05 mi
24 hours11° 33' 24.5"757.87 miEast2° 25' 32.1"166.81 miSouth781.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 12:02 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayThu 11:02 PM1367 km850 miles738 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 10:02 PM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 12:02 AM2244 km1394 miles1212 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 10:02 PM2477 km1539 miles1337 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 10:02 PM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmWest W
TarawaFri 10:02 PM2733 km1698 miles1476 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 11:02 PM3100 km1926 miles1674 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 10:02 PM3266 km2029 miles1763 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 10:02 PM3378 km2099 miles1824 nmSouthwest SW

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