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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 3:46:00 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: 71%

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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 50' South, Longitude: 172° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.78 meters/second, 1590.4 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.47 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 29' 48.5"988.05 miWest0° 10' 36.9"12.16 miSouth987.86 mi
24 hours12° 21' 27.6"842.27 miEast3° 59' 43.5"274.63 miSouth880.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AtafuSat 4:46 AM143 km89 miles77 nmNorth N
FakaofoSat 4:46 AM153 km95 miles83 nmEast-northeast ENE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 5:46 AM433 km269 miles234 nmSouth S
Apia *Sat 5:46 AM450 km280 miles243 nmSouth S
Pago PagoFri 4:46 AM530 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mata-UtuSat 3:46 AM553 km343 miles298 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiSat 4:46 AM705 km438 miles380 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiSat 3:46 AM922 km573 miles498 nmWest W
NeiafuSat 4:46 AM988 km614 miles534 nmSouth S
AlofiFri 4:46 AM1058 km657 miles571 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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