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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 = Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 11:34:00 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: 9%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 08' North, Longitude: 139° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.40 meters/second, 1614.2 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.2"1002.96 miWest0° 11' 33.7"13.24 miNorth1002.96 mi
24 hours11° 23' 05.2"786.32 miEast4° 27' 12.5"306.02 miNorth841.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 1:34 PM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 1:34 PM2542 km1580 miles1373 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 1:34 PM2833 km1761 miles1530 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownTue 3:34 PM3278 km2037 miles1770 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaTue 1:34 PM3491 km2169 miles1885 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 12:34 PM3786 km2353 miles2044 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Wed 1:34 PM4034 km2507 miles2178 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesTue 3:34 PM4067 km2527 miles2196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandTue 11:34 AM4135 km2570 miles2233 nmWest W
AlofiTue 12:34 PM4144 km2575 miles2238 nmSouthwest SW

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