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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 4:40:00 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: 70%

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 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 60' South, Longitude: 174° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.54 meters/second, 1589.5 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.46 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 45.5"987.51 miWest0° 10' 34.4"12.11 miSouth987.31 mi
24 hours347° 37' 10.4"843.41 miWest3° 58' 26.6"273.17 miSouth881.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiSat 4:40 AM548 km340 miles296 nmEast-northeast ENE
LabasaSat 4:40 AM891 km553 miles481 nmSoutheast SE
LautokaSat 4:40 AM903 km561 miles488 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiSat 4:40 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuganvilleSat 3:40 AM997 km620 miles538 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaSat 4:40 AM999 km620 miles539 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaSat 3:40 AM1083 km673 miles585 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 4:40 AM1272 km790 miles687 nmNorth N
YarenSat 4:40 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 4:40 AM1511 km939 miles816 nmNortheast NE

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