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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, February 1, 2013 at 1:58:00 PM.

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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: 72%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 31' South, Longitude: 146° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.25 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.49 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 29' 54.6"989.10 miWest0° 10' 41.8"12.25 miSouth988.92 mi
24 hours12° 18' 45.5"840.00 miEast4° 02' 13.1"277.48 miSouth879.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 4:28 AM763 km474 miles412 nmEast E
PapeeteFri 3:58 AM950 km590 miles513 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 3:58 AM1746 km1085 miles943 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 3:58 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownFri 5:58 AM2439 km1515 miles1317 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoSat 2:58 AM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmWest W
AlofiFri 2:58 AM2742 km1704 miles1481 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 3:58 AM2803 km1742 miles1514 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 2:58 AM3339 km2075 miles1803 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 1:58 AM3499 km2174 miles1890 nmWest-northwest WNW

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