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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 15, 2013 at 2:24:00 AM.

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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: 25%

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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 00' North, Longitude: 157° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.39 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.4"983.19 miWest0° 09' 02.0"10.35 miNorth982.97 mi
24 hours11° 16' 14.6"762.62 miEast3° 17' 37.7"226.44 miNorth790.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 4:24 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmNorth N
KiritimatiFri 4:24 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 2:24 PM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayThu 3:24 PM2703 km1679 miles1459 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoFri 3:24 PM2781 km1728 miles1502 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 4:24 PM3239 km2013 miles1749 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteThu 4:24 PM3394 km2109 miles1833 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 2:24 PM3399 km2112 miles1835 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 2:24 PM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmWest W
TarawaFri 2:24 PM3414 km2122 miles1844 nmWest-southwest WSW

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