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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 = Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 2:34:00 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: 61%

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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 39' South, Longitude: 142° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.03 meters/second, 1566.1 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.22 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 28' 22.4"972.89 miWest0° 09' 16.8"10.63 miSouth972.63 mi
24 hours12° 58' 12.0"871.89 miEast3° 20' 23.7"229.64 miSouth895.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 5:04 AM627 km389 miles338 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSat 4:34 AM844 km524 miles456 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 6:34 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 4:34 AM1988 km1235 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 4:34 AM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 3:34 AM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 4:34 AM3132 km1946 miles1691 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 3:34 AM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 3:34 AM3535 km2197 miles1909 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 9:34 AM3781 km2349 miles2041 nmEast-southeast ESE

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