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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 10:12:00 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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' North, Longitude: 171° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.65 meters/second, 1532.3 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.4 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' 56.1"951.88 miWest0° 05' 05.0"5.83 miSouth952.13 mi
24 hours11° 33' 20.6"757.86 miEast2° 25' 52.6"167.20 miSouth781.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 11:12 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 12:12 AM1451 km902 miles783 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 10:12 PM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 10:12 PM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 10:12 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 12:12 AM2403 km1493 miles1297 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 10:12 PM2548 km1583 miles1376 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 11:12 PM3089 km1919 miles1668 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 10:12 PM3168 km1969 miles1711 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 10:12 PM3176 km1973 miles1715 nmSouthwest SW

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