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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 2:08:00 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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 33' South, Longitude: 148° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.21 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 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' 54.0"989.01 miWest0° 10' 41.4"12.24 miSouth988.82 mi
24 hours12° 19' 00.4"840.21 miEast4° 01' 59.5"277.22 miSouth879.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 4:08 AM888 km552 miles479 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 4:08 AM1575 km978 miles850 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 4:08 AM1745 km1085 miles942 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 3:08 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmWest W
AlofiFri 3:08 AM2503 km1555 miles1351 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 4:08 AM2544 km1581 miles1373 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 6:08 AM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 3:08 AM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 2:08 AM3247 km2017 miles1753 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 2:08 AM3515 km2184 miles1898 nmWest W

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