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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 = Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 2:56:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 02' South, Longitude: 135° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.23 meters/second, 1538.0 km/hour, 955.7 miles/hour or 830.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.93 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 40.2"955.40 miWest0° 07' 11.1"8.24 miSouth955.13 mi
24 hours13° 38' 20.3"902.14 miEast2° 22' 34.5"163.43 miSouth910.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 5:56 AM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth S
TaiohaeSun 5:26 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownSun 6:56 AM1031 km641 miles557 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 4:56 AM1536 km955 miles830 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 4:56 AM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 9:56 AM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 4:56 AM3212 km1996 miles1734 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:56 AM3686 km2290 miles1990 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:56 AM3944 km2451 miles2130 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 3:56 AM3995 km2483 miles2157 nmWest W

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