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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 16, 2013 at 6:36:00 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: 35%

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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 48' North, Longitude: 152° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.39 meters/second, 1556.6 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.12 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miNorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.5"967.00 miWest0° 06' 59.6"8.02 miNorth966.76 mi
24 hours11° 22' 35.4"757.28 miEast2° 25' 29.2"166.74 miNorth770.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSat 4:36 PM707 km439 miles382 nmWest W
HagåtñaSat 4:36 PM853 km530 miles461 nmWest-southwest WSW
WenoSat 4:36 PM925 km575 miles499 nmSouth S
PalikirSat 5:36 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandSat 6:36 PM1570 km976 miles848 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokSat 3:36 PM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSat 6:36 PM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraSat 3:36 PM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 6:36 PM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaSat 3:36 PM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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