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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 11' North, Longitude: 174° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.31 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 854.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.38 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.4"982.54 miwest0° 08' 57.4"10.26 minorth982.32 mi
24 hours11° 16' 24.6"762.31 mieast3° 15' 37.7"224.15 minorth789.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandThu 3:34 PM1337 km831 miles722 nmSouth S
MajuroFri 3:34 PM1623 km1009 miles877 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 3:34 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayThu 4:34 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth N
HonoluluThu 5:34 PM2077 km1290 miles1121 nmEast-northeast ENE
Wake IslandFri 3:34 PM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 5:34 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 3:34 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 4:34 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmSouth S
YarenFri 3:34 PM2453 km1524 miles1324 nmSouthwest SW

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